Grace Family Journal

The Evangelical Bridge

by James Steel The Dangerous Melding of American Evangelicalism from a Dispensational Perspective And the servant of the Lord must not strive; but be gentle unto all men, apt to teach, patient, 2 Tim. 2:24 We tend to live in the moment, losing our sense of the past, our understanding of what is occurring now, […]


Meeting Jesus

by Allison Laughlin Imagine this: You believe there’s some sort of God—a God who intelligently designed you and the world you live in. But other than what you see in nature, you know nothing more. Well, you have some ideas of what God could be like. You live in a country that is approximately 87-percent […]


DOES JESUS’ PRAYER FOR PETER PROVE THAT ALL BELIEVERS WILL PERSEVERE IN FAITH? (Luke 22:32)

by Tom Stegall Luke’s Gospel contains a favorite proof text (Luke 22:32) for those who teach the Calvinist doctrine of the perseverance of the saints—that if you have been truly born again, your faith will persevere and be productive until the end of your life. But is this really what Luke 22:32 teaches? On the […]


Book Reviews: Must Faith Endure For Salvation To Be Sure & Moses: 2 Volumes In 1

by Tom Stegall This fall Grace Gospel Press published two new books that we trust will be spiritually profitable for you as a believer in Christ. The first is authored by Thomas Stegall and is titled Must Faith Endure for Salvation to Be Sure? A Biblical Study of the Perseverance Versus Preservation of the Saints. […]


Cover: Another Year Comes To A Close

By Dennis Rokser As 2016 comes to a close, I am reminded that I am one year closer to going home with the Lord. Blessed thought! In addition, we are all one year closer to the blessed hope of Christ’s imminent return for His Church at the Rapture. My prayer is, “Even so, come, Lord […]


Love Never Faileth

by Miles J. Stanford And to know the love of Christ, which passeth knowledge, that ye might be filled with all the fulness of God. (Eph. 3:19) God led the children of Israel into the desert with its thirst, that He might bless them. “For they drank of that spiritual Rock that followed them, and […]


Entering the Desert Experience (Exodus 15:22)

by Theodore H. Epp Moses was a person of tremendous faith. He demonstrated this by taking about three million people into a desert where there was no water, no food, no shelter, no roads—nothing. Yet he had confidence that God could and would sustain them physically since He had ordered them to go into the desert. […]


Law vs. Grace

by E. J. Pace For as many as are of the works of the law are under the curse;  for it is written, “Cursed is everyone who does not continue in all things which are written in the book of the law, to do them.” But that no one is justified by the law in the sight of […]


A Lost Traveler on a Winding Path Finds Christ

by Wade Lillegard For since the creation of the world His invisible attributes are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even His eternal power and Godhead, so that they are without excuse”  (Rom. 1:20). Born on a ranch in central Montana, I was exposed at a young age to the sounds, […]


7 SIGNIFICANT TRUTHS ABOUT OUR SAVIOR’S BIRTH

By Dennis Rokser But when the fullness of the time had come, God sent forth His Son, born of a woman, born under the law, to redeem those who were under the law, that we might receive the adoption as sons. And because you are sons, God has sent forth the Spirit of His Son […]