The Guy Who Put Two Words Together: Open & Theism!

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The Guy Who Put Two Words Together: Open & Theism!


This is the show from Tuesday, June 9th, 2020


SUMMARY:





Dr. Richard Rice, Loma Linda theology professor and a leading advocate of open theism, is interviewed byDenver Bible Church pastor Bob Enyart. (Enyart is the co-founder of https://opentheism.org/.) Dr. Rice's book, The Openness of God, was published in 1980, 14 years before he co-authored the famed 1994 book by the same name that he co-authored with Pinnock, Hasker, Basinger, and Sander. Rice and Enyart have a relaxed and very interesting discussion of open theism and recent developments, and then go back in history to consider the way that Arminius himself wrestled with the matter.


Today's Resource: Predestination & Free Will Seminar So much is at stake when people consider predestination and free will. Strong emotions often surface with a discussion of this topic. That passion points to our critical need to understand the truth regarding whether or not God has predetermined who will go to heaven and who will go to hell.


Also, the question of whether or not God has planned out each person’s life affects us. Does God have a plan for your life? Does a blueprint exist for your future? Did God predetermine whether or not you would get married, and to whom? Did God plan whether you would be wealthy or poor, happy or sad? If God does plan your life, does He do so in minute detail or in general themes? If God has a plan for your life, are you able to alter that plan? This topic directly influences people concerning how they live their lives. As Christians, we must seek God to accurately portray the LORD to others. For any misrepresentation of God will dishonor Him and perhaps bring harm to those misled.



You can now order the seminar video in a 3-DVD set or MP4 video download.
 
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