Monthly Archives: May 2016

Soteriology #9 – Sanctification

This week we talked about the Doctrine of Sanctification. We looked at five different views of sanctification: 1.Wesleyan, 2. Holiness, 3. Pentecostal, 4. Crisis Dedication, 5. Reformed. One of the main differences between some of these is: “Can I achieve … Continue reading

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Soteriology #8 – Doctrine of Justification

This week we talked about the Doctrine of Justification. We compared the three major Christian traditions (Eastern Orthodox, Roman Catholic, and Protestantism) to see the similarities and differences. We saw that while Protestants view Justification as a point in time … Continue reading

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Soteriology #7 – Conversion: Faith and Repentance

This week we talked about Conversion. This is the first step in the salvation process that we are involved. He has done all the planning and work up to this point, but now it is our time to respond. The … Continue reading

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Soteriology #6 – Calling and Regeneration

The previous class sessions on the Order of Salvation, Election, and the Atonement were mostly about what God did to setup the plan of salvation. As we start talking about the point in time when we became a Christian, we … Continue reading

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Soteriology #5 – Atonement: Substitution Theory

This week we looked at the seventh and final view of the atonement. This Substitution Theory states that the atonement is made on the Cross when Christ vicariously bore the exact penalty of His people, thereby placating the wrath of … Continue reading

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