The Gospel Rightly Understood

John Newton (1725 - 1807)The Gospel, rightly understood and cordially embraced, will inspire the slothful with energy and the fearful with courage.  It will make the miser generous, melt the grouch into kindness, tame the raging tiger in the breast, and in a word, expand the narrow, selfish heart and fill it with a spirit of love to God, cheerful unreserved obedience to His will, and benevolence to mankind.

John Newton  (1725 – 1807)

Advertisements

About Greg Coleman

I am a Particular Baptist who affirms the absolute sovereignty of the triune Godhead in all things. The fullness of the Godhead dwells in the God-man Jesus Christ. He is the Creator, Sustainer, Redeemer, Disposer and Judge of all that ever was, is now or ever shall be. Jesus Christ is the only mediator between God and men. He was made to be sin for his people and saved them from their sins by his substitutionary, sacrificial death on the cross thereby satisfying the justice and wrath of God against them. The sufficiency of his death to the satisfaction of God’s justice is proven by his physical resurrection from the dead and enthronement in glory at the right hand of the Father. Jesus Christ is coming again to judge the living and the dead. Every knee shall bow and every tongue confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father. Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ and thou shalt be saved.
This entry was posted in Gospel, John Newton, Quotes and tagged , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

6 Responses to The Gospel Rightly Understood

    • jm says:

      Where did you go brother? Why did you stop posting?

      • Greg Coleman says:

        Hey brother.

        Thanks for checking on me. Doing OK here.

        Got busy and got out of the habit. Haven’t been reading as much as I should be.

        I’m praying the the Lord will give me a greater desire to read, pray and post than I have had for the last 3 or 4 months.

        I trust that you are well.

        God bless,

        Greg

        • jm says:

          Things are good here brother. My banjo gets in the way of my reading but I’m getting back on track. Thanks for asking.

  1. Pingback: Gospel Impact | Rescuing Jesus

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s