Tag Archive: Theology

1, 8, 3, 1 Which are you?

January 25th, 2012 | Buen Consejo | for http://www.baptist.org 1, 8, 3, 1…  which are you?  What is this about?  Read on and see –>>    In the scriptures, in Matthew 26:36-46, we read about 13 people that I want to address.  Jesus and 11 of his disciples when to a place called Gethsemane.  At this…

Salvation under the old testament law?

  December 12th, 2011 | Buen Consejo| for http://www.baptist.org  Under the law securing an eternity with the Lord and not spending eternity burning in the lake of fire was set up differently than it is now under grace. A confusion enters here: Someone asked Jesus (while under the law):  Matthew 19:16, 17  “And, behold, one came…

Redemption, Remission, Forgiveness. What’s the Difference?

Buen Consejo | October 24, 2011 | for http://www.baptist.org   What is the difference between Redemption, Remission and Forgiveness?  Did you even know that they are different?  Which one saves you?? Can you have one of the other two and still be lost? Many people say that if you ask God to forgive your sins, you’ll…

Faith? Works? The Paul / James Agreement.

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 September 23, 2011 | Buen Consejo | for  http://www.baptist.org Faith or Works? Romans 4 says Abraham was justified by faith without works. Yet James 2 says Abraham was justified by works. Both refer to the same incident. They are both right and they both agree. How can that be? Now, this issue of James’ verses…

Which is the Right Bible to Read?

September 10, 2011 | Buen Consejo | for http://www.baptist.org | As you continue reading the Bible, I thought it prudent to make you aware of what is going on in the world of truth. Since the days when Eve (Gen 3:1-6) replied to the serpent’s questioning of the words of God, the battle has been on….

Faith Statements. What is the Best Kind?

September 8, 2011 | Buen Consejo | for http://www.baptist.org  | Faith statements?  What is your faith in the Lord about?  Or, whom is it about? Him.. you..?  Do you serve God?  Or does he serve you? So many Christians make statements of faith in the Lord (concerning their daily lives) that sound like these: “The Lord…

A Story of Two Brothers. Which Are You Like?

September 8, 2011 | Buen Consejo | for http://www.baptist.org A story of two brothers. One was seeking something very different than the other was. Which are you like? What can you learn from this story? The LORD said to a woman named Rebekah, Genesis 25:23-26  “And the LORD said unto her, Two nations are in thy…

Scripture Reading, Daily Schedule, Balanced Diet!

September 8, 2011 | Buen Consejo | for http://www.baptist.org | Just as one would not eat only meat, only veggies or only honey; one must use the scriptures wisely.  A balance between the harder to digest meat and the quicker energy honey, offset by the break down of the fiber rich foods is healthiest. Here is a…

What is Your support Mechanism?

  September 7th, 2011 | Buen Consejo | for http://www.baptist.org/ | Where does your help come from? Of whom do you seek deliverance and assistance? What is your support mechanism? Are you sure? Or are you a living a double standard?  Read on and see >>   Hebrews 13:6  “So that we may boldly say, The Lord…

Correct Reason for Reading God’s Word.

Let’s shed some light on this!  September 7th, 2011 | Buen Consejo | for http://www.baptist.org/ | What do you really need to learn from the Bible?  What is the goal of all of the knowledge in it?  What should be the meter that tells you that you are getting the message?  Read on and see >>   …