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« on: April 11, 2003, 12:36:10 PM »
All I can say is that I so appreciate the Spirit, Truth and Love (that is Jesus) so evident in Max Lucado.  

Also, I would like to add: :amen:  :amen:  :amen:

eliasdam - thank you for sharing this biblical perspective.

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« Reply #1 on: April 11, 2003, 01:15:36 PM »
Excellent article!  And very doctrinally sound.

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« Reply #2 on: April 11, 2003, 08:04:58 PM »
It's really a good article.  I'll print that one out for my files at the house. To think of the amount of \"heat\" from other Christians Max has taken because of his Scriptural view of baptism is just mind boggling.  Pretty sad commentary for us :cry:

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« Reply #3 on: April 12, 2003, 05:09:22 AM »
For the life of me, I can't imagine how anyone could find fault with anything--other than a couple of typos  :D--with this view of baptism!  But I'm learning that some can find fault with anything.  

I might add a comment on the \"What of the ones who die before they have a chance\" thinkers because such an argument may reveal the same kind of heart problem \"I don't want to\" does.  Trying to both God's commands and God's Grace through such a spurious argument misses the point.

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« Reply #4 on: April 11, 2003, 11:17:08 AM »
I found this article the other day.  In the wake of the discussion that the GCM article facilitated, I wanted to get the take of some of you guys on this one.  It's only 7 pages long, so let me know what you think.  Click here for Max's article  You'll need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view it.

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« Reply #5 on: April 11, 2003, 01:04:28 PM »
If Segell loves it that much, I can guess what may rasie some eyebrows in certain brotherhood quarters! :rolleyes:

I look forward very much to reading it.  Thanks for posting the info.

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« Reply #6 on: April 11, 2003, 02:43:31 PM »
Man I wish I could explain things that simply!  :doh:

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« Reply #7 on: April 11, 2003, 09:06:24 PM »
[!--QuoteBegin--][/span][table border=\"0\" align=\"center\" width=\"95%\" cellpadding=\"3\" cellspacing=\"1\"][tr][td]Quote [/td][/tr][tr][td id=\"QUOTE\"][!--QuoteEBegin--]Q: What of the ones who die before they have a chance (to be baptized)?  What if I entrust my soul to Christ and before I can tell anyone or arrange to be baptized, a swarm of killer bees attacks me and I die?

A: ...Would a God of love reject an honest heart?  No way.  Would a God of mercy and kindness condemn any seeking soul?  Absolutely not. ...would He cast you away because of a curious sequence of events?  Inconceivable.

Is is possible for an unbaptized believer to be saved?  Yes, definitely...[/quote]

Here I would word it differently.  But then, I'm not making my living preaching and writing books, am I?  :reading: