When you’re playing a sport, applying for college, or interviewing for a job you do everything you can to show your value to highlight what you can contribute. But, when it comes to your salvation there’s nothing you contribute . . . nothing you can do to earn salvation. A natural follow-up question is, can you do anything to lose your salvation? Find out on GRACE TO YOU with John MacArthur.
Charles Spurgeon said, if he didn’t believe that salvation is permanent—that once you’re saved, you’re saved forever—he “should be of all men the most miserable, because [he would] lack any ground for comfort.”Well, friend, how about you—do you have assurance that you’re saved for good. . . that right now you’re in the permanent grip of God? Hear more from John MacArthur on GRACE TO YOU.
On good days, God is our focus from morning till night, and everything seems to go well. But on bad days, we keep God in the background and feel battered by sin at day’s end. If you’re ever going to question the legitimacy of your salvation, undoubtedly it’s on one of those “bad days.” But while what we think and feel about salvation may change,salvation itself does not—it’s irrevocable. Hear more on GRACE TO YOU with John MacArthur.
A theater owner once offered free admission,though with one important condition: Each “guest” had to pay to get out at the end of the film! Sadly, a good many people hold a similar view of salvation thinking the free gift of eternal life isn’t free at all—you have to pay for it—and on top of that,you can never be fully assured of your salvation. What encouragement would you have for someone with that mindset?Hear more from John MacArthur on GRACE TO YOU.
There is great comfort for you—if you’re a Christian—in looking ahead—knowing God has a plan for you. . . that He’s secured your future in heaven. John MacArthur looks at God’s foreknowledge. . . and what it means for your salvation . . . today on GRACE TO YOU. It’s part of his study titled . . .The Grip of God.
You may know that God is holy . . . you’re a sinner . . . and the penalty for sin is death. And you may have repented of your sin . . . and turned in faith to Christ. Yet with all that, do you sometimes wonder . . .“Has God really saved me forever?”Hear more from John MacArthur on GRACE TO YOU.
It’s been called the greatest of all miracles . . . God granting salvation to an unworthy sinner. That right there—the fact that we’re unworthy—helps us understand why the miracle of salvation is so great. But what’s the reason behind that gracious act? Why would God . . . who sees all our sin and knows how undeserving we are . . . why would He save us? Find out on GRACE TO YOU with John MacArthur.
If you went to the doctor and he seemed to know nothing about human anatomy, disease, or medicine—well . . . you’d be smart to go elsewhere . . . because that guy’s clearly no doctor. Sadly,some people see no problem when a person claims to be a Christian . . . but his actions, attitudes, and way of life bear no resemblance to what the Bible says a Christian should be. Hear more on GRACE TO YOU with John MacArthur.
It’s certainly a blessing to be chosen class valedictorian . . . most valuable player . . . or employee of the month. Fact is, there’s only one thing you could be selected for that really matters . . . and matters for eternity. John MacArthur explains that today on GRACE TO YOU, as he shows you what it means to be chosen by God . . . to know that His love for you will never wane.
You may believe everything Scripture says about God’s goodness . . . mercy . . . and protective power. But how can the Bible possibly claim that hard trials are actually good for you? Find out on GRACE TO YOU with John MacArthur.
China, the United States, Russia—three of the most powerful nations on earth. But despite their strength. . . is it possible that those world powers could crumble and fall like ancient Rome or Babylon? And why should the way God dealt with mighty nations in the past encourage Christians today? Hear more on GRACE TO YOU with John MacArthur.
You’d probably never steal a car . . . falsify an insurance claim . . . cheat on your taxes —or your spouse. You might never let a day go by without studying God’s Word. There may be a long—and commendable—list of things you’d never actually do. But what about the things you think about doing? How are you at controlling your thoughts? Hear more on GRACE TO YOU with John MacArthur.
Martin Luther said, “Just as it’s the business of tailors to make clothes and cobblers to make shoes, so it’s the business of Christians to pray.” Certainly, there’s no more natural response for the believer saved by grace than to praise and worship God in prayer. John MacArthur explains on GRACE TO YOU.
As we look at what the Bible says about the future it not only reminds us of the all-powerful God we serve—it also motivates us to proclaim the gospel while there’s still time. We trust John MacArthur’s message today on GRACE TO YOU will do just that as he continues a compelling look at the end times and God’s control over the nations. Hear more on GRACE TO YOU with John MacArthur.
You know that Jesus is building His church with a variety of people . . . from different backgrounds . . . with all sorts of personalities and gifts. But is that simply for diversity sake? Or is there more to it—a more profound reason? John MacArthur works through those questions on GRACE TO YOU.