A doctrine of demons!
Saints, the “once saved always saved” teaching is a doctrine of demons. A believer can lose their salvation through willful sin.
We must overcome and endure to the end and work out our salvation with fear and trembling!
“He that overcometh, the same shall be clothed in white raiment; and I will not blot out his name out of the book of life, but I will confess his name before my Father, and before his angels,” Revelation 3:5.
“But he that shall endure unto the end, the same shall be saved,” Matthew 24:13.
“Wherefore, my beloved, as ye have always obeyed, not as in my presence only, but now much more in my absence, work out your own salvation with fear and trembling,” Philippians 2:12-14.
For if we sin willfully after that we have received the knowledge of the truth, there remaineth no more sacrifice for sins,” Hebrews 10:26.
Charging for the Word?
Saints, charging for saints to come to conferences and to watch a webcast is disobedience and rebellion to the word of God Stop following these celebrity preachers who serve mammon and not God if you are doing this as a minister you need to repent and trust God to meet the expenses.
“Heal the sick, cleanse the lepers, raise the dead, cast out devils: freely ye have received, freely give,” Matthew 10:8.
“Buy the truth, and sell it not; also wisdom, and instruction, and understanding,” Proverbs 23:23.
“No man can serve two masters: for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to the one, and despise the other. Ye cannot serve God and mammon,” Matthew 6:24.
“Ho, every one that thirsteth, come ye to the waters, and he that hath no money; come ye, buy, and eat; yea, come, buy wine and milk without money and without price,” Isaiah 55:1.
“And found in the temple those that sold oxen and sheep and doves, and the changers of money sitting, and when he had made a scourge of small cords, he drove them all out of the temple, and the sheep, and the oxen; and poured out the changers’ money, and overthrew the tables, and said unto them that sold doves, Take these things hence; make not my Father’s house an house of merchandise,” John 2:14-16.
~ Kevin Nugent