God's Plan of Salvation (5)
God grants faith and salvation to those he has chosen and redeemed through Christ. But will he ever withdraw those gifts?
Before he made the world, God chose those who would be saved. Two thousand years ago, he redeemed them through his Son, Jesus Christ. And all through history, he's been calling them irresistibly to repentance and faith.
The Lord Jesus came to redeem. But who did he redeem? His people. The particular people God planned to save.
Before he made the world, God chose a fixed number of people to be saved. But is that good news or bad?
Ever since the seventeenth century, Christians have summed up God's plan of salvation under five headings - the "Five Points". We look together at point 1.