A growing in holiness and a desire, not to be like your favorite celebrity, not to be like the world, and not to be like the great majority of American Christians, but to be like Jesus Christ.
Coming to God through faith in Jesus Christ means we transfer ownership of our lives to God. We make Him the Boss, the Lord, of our lives. We trade our old self-worshiping hearts for the perfection of Jesus
You have been made with a purpose.
if you think you are a Christian, you may be mistaken
Atheist blogger begins 24/7 online crusade to inform every Christian on the internet that he is an obnoxious blowhard
“I’ve tried to be nice. I’ve tried to get them to read. I’ve tried to get them to objectively examine the facts. I’ve tried to get them to see what their indoctrination does to kids…. ” He wrote in a lengthy blog rant. “…but, ENOUGH IS ENOUGH!”
When people reject the Bible’s historical accounts of Creation, a global flood, and/or the resurection of Christ, for example, Peter says they are willfully ignorant (2 Peter 3:5). It’s not a matter of evidence; they just don’t want to be convinced.
So it can be a mistake to proceed as though the main problem is a lack of knowledge or convincing evidence with non-believers who have a heart problem that has caused them to…
If there are people who proclaim to be actual confessing Christians that will find themselves in Hell, certainly there are deconverts who were never truly saved despite how adamantly they may declare they were.