Repost: When Protestants Err on the Side of Rome: John Piper, “Final Salvation,” and the Decline and Fall of Sola Fide at the Last Day (Part I)

NOTE: This article was originally written by Carlos Montijo and posted at:  https://thorncrownministries.com/blog/2018/5/6/john-piper-final-salvation-and-the-decline-and-fall-of-sola-fide-part-i We have found it to be a solid engagement and polemic against John Piper's false teaching on justification and hope it edifies you.  The doctrine which Martin Luther declared is the article by which the church stands or falls, which John Calvin affirmed as … Continue reading Repost: When Protestants Err on the Side of Rome: John Piper, “Final Salvation,” and the Decline and Fall of Sola Fide at the Last Day (Part I)

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History’s Warning about the Current Social Justice Conflict

If you are unaware, there is a conflict underway. This conflict centers around the issue of social justice and racial reconciliation in the Church. These issues are sensitive and personal to many on both sides of “the racial divide,” making them that much more explosive. Racial reconciliation is a Scriptural principle when it is defined … Continue reading History’s Warning about the Current Social Justice Conflict

Guest Post: John Piper on The Nature of Saving Faith by Dr. E.S. Williams

Dr. E.S. Williams is a reformed, Bible believing Christian and a member of the Metropolitan Tabernacle in London, England. Dr. Williams is the author of a number of books on Christian apologetics and has lectured at the London Reformed Baptist Seminary and has written extensively on the dangers of New Calvinism. More of his work can … Continue reading Guest Post: John Piper on The Nature of Saving Faith by Dr. E.S. Williams

John Piper’s Perversion of Philippians 1:20-23 Part II

In the previous article we began to understand that John Piper failed to take into account the whole context of Philippians chapter one in his interpretation.  We also saw that Piper failed to grasp the literal-grammatical-syntactical functions of the language and therefore failed to rightly divide each portion of Scripture. In this article we will … Continue reading John Piper’s Perversion of Philippians 1:20-23 Part II

Cracking the Insidious Code Part V: Piper’s Self-Absorbed God (cont’d)

In Desiring God the first chapter in the book is entitled, ‘The Happiness of God: Foundation for Christian Hedonism’. As we saw in my previous article, Piper’s god is a deity who is self-absorbed in the happiness his glory brings him. And this unbiblical self-absorbed god is the basis of Piper’s Christian Hedonism. Piper asserts: ‘Therefore the … Continue reading Cracking the Insidious Code Part V: Piper’s Self-Absorbed God (cont’d)