On today’s Equipping You in Grace episode, Dave Jenkins and Jim Orrick discuss Calvinism rooted in Scripture, the current Calvinistic resurgence, and much more, along with his book, Mere Calvinism (P&R, 2019).
What you’ll hear in this episode
- Why Calvinists should be concerned with reading, studying, and teaching the Bible.
- Why Calvinism rooted in Scripture is more than just the five points and a whole worldview.
- A brief explanation of what TULIP is and why it matters.
- The most contested point of TULIP.
- The most misunderstood point of TULIP.
- The importance differences between once saved always saved and the perseverance of the saints and why it matters.
- Why the five points of Calvinism should lead to humility and transformation in the life of the Calvinist.
- Concerns about the current Calvinistic resurgence.
- The strengths of the current Calvinistic resurgence.
- Advice to a new Calvinist.
About the Guest
Jim Scott Orrick is professor at Boyce College in Louisville, Kentucky, as well as the author of A Year with George Herbert: A Guide to Fifty-Two of His Best Loved Poems.
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