Theology Tuesday: Has your sin DQ’ed you from heaven?

Pastor Burk Parsons said on this topic:

Gospel assurance is not based on our hold of Christ but on his hold of us

As Christians, it is wise to ask ourselves occasionally: “How clear and vivid is my assurance and certainty of God’s forgiveness and Fatherly Love?  The assurance of a Christian is not being spared life’s brutalities but having the love of God through it all (Romans 8:31-39).  “Assurance of salvation” is not only knowing God loves me but also knowing anything can happen and God still loves me (Romans 8:38-39).

For a short biblical reflection on this topic, please see this article by Pastor John Hendryx: