He Shall Suffer Loss But Be Saved

Question: I would like for you to comment on I Corinthians 3:14-15, where it says, “If any man’s work abide which he hath built thereupon, he shall receive a reward. If any man’s work shall be burned, he shall suffer loss: but he himself shall be saved; yet so as by fire.” Answer: At the…

Working for or Earning Our Salvation

Question: Are there “methods” of working for or earning our salvation and healing? I know a preacher who preaches this way strongly. Answer: No, there are no “methods” of working for or earning our salvation or healing. Ephesians 2:8-9 says, “For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is…

Restitution

Question: What state should a person be in to make restitution; a justified state or a sanctified state? Should they be advised by the minister or let it be the leading of the Lord? Answer: I am truly glad to have this question presented because it opens the door to give some general instruction on…

Doctrine of Justification

Question: Will you please discuss the doctrine of justification? Answer: Justification is defined in the dictionary as (1) the act of justifying; and (2) The condition or fact of being justified. Justifier is defined as “One who justifies.” Justify is theologically defined in the dictionary as “To free man of the guilt and penalty attached…

Repentance

Question: Will you please discuss REPENTANCE; what is it, etc.? Answer: This is a legitimate and good question and I am glad it has been presented because I fear there may be a number of others who do not know what genuine REPENTANCE is. Therefore I discuss it cheerfully and freely. Repentance is very basic…