The Bible Doctrine of Faith

Hits: 13[Note: This MS is available in larger font on our Brief Articles 2 page.]             Faith and belief (in their various cognates) are among the most frequently found words and concepts in the Bible. They are also among the most misunderstood and abused Biblical words….

Biblical Faith—No. 1

Hits: 14[Note: This MS is available in larger font on our Brief Articles 1 page.] The noun, faith, and the corresponding verb, believe, are words of great significance in the New Testament. One’s faith in God (the Father), in Jesus Christ (His only begotten Son), and…

Do We Realize What We Have?—Andy McClish

Hits: 7[Note: This MS is available in larger font on our Brief Articles 1 page.] One of the greatest advantages that a person can be given in life is to be trained from birth as a child of God. Surely those of us who have…

How to Preserve Your Bible

Hits: 7[Note: This MS is available in larger font on our Brief Articles 1 page.] Jesus promised, “Heaven and earth shall pass away: but my words shall not pass away” (Luke 21:33). Surely, every Christian wants to see the Bible preserved. I speak not of…

The Requirements of Scriptural Baptism

Hits: 9[Note: This MS is available in larger font on our Brief Articles 2  page.] For baptism to be what the Lord authorized and what the Scriptures teach, four requirements must be met. The right action is required. The consistent description of baptism in Scripture…

Our “Musty” Bible

Hits: 44[Note:  This MS is available in  larger font on our Brief Articles 1  page.]            Short words are often “long” in their meaning (e.g., if, no, why? yes, et al.). Must is such a word. Jesus said, “We must work the works of him…

What Is “Legalism”?

Hits: 25 [Note:  This MS is available in larger font on our Brief Articles 2  page.] Is obedience to Christ optional or unnecessary? Are belief in and “love” of Christ the only things required of sinners to be saved? Many would have it so and…

When Does God Grant Forgiveness and Salvation?—Exchange Between Darrel Clark and Dub McClish

Hits: 67[Note:  This MS is available in larger font on our Manuscripts  page.] The following email exchange resulted from a lengthy message written in the “Guestbook” section of our Website, scripturecache.com. All bracketed comments are my notes, supplied in an effort to clarify Mr. Clark’s…

Confidence in Christ—1 John 5:9-15

Hits: 13[Note:  This MS is available in larger font on our Manuscripts  page. Introduction The infidelity of the Gnostic heretics, which constitutes the setting of John’s first epistle, is given one final broadside in chapter 5. In the first 8 verses of the chapter, the…