The Golden Chain: Part 3 / Answering Common Questions (Romans 8:29-30)

September 11, 2022 Speaker: Josh Hayward Series: The Book of Romans

Topic: Salvation Passage: Romans 8:29–30

There is a causal order to our salvation that began in eternity past and WILL CERTAINLY continue forever into eternity future BECAUSE God is over it all.


Question #1: Doesn't this doctrine eliminate our responsibility to believe?                                  (John 10:22-39)

Question #2: How can I know I'm chosen? (1 Thess. 1:3)

Question #3: What about evangelism? (Acts 18:9-11; 2 Tim. 2:10)

Question #4: Doesn't this make the offer of the gospel disingenuous?                                         (Matthew 11:25-30)

Question #5: Doesn't God desire all to be saved? (1 Tim. 2:1-4)

Question #6: What about those who looked like they were Christians but then                         walked away? (1 John 2:19)

Question #7: Doesn't this doctrine make people arrogant? (Colossians 3:12-17)

Question #8: How is this fair? (Romans 9:19-24)

Question #9: Why? (Deuteronomy 29:29)