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Featured Can a Noncalvinist Have a Merry Christmas?

Discussion in 'Baptist Theology & Bible Study' started by Aaron, Dec 24, 2011.

  1. Aaron

    Aaron Member

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    And she shall bring forth a son, and thou shalt call his name JESUS: for he shall save his people from their sins.

    I think one would hallow the willingness of the saints above this glad tiding of great joy, because without it, the angel's message would have been a lie.
     
  2. Tom Bryant

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    Yes, we can and hope you have a Merry Christmas!
     
  3. Scarlett O.

    Scarlett O. Well-Known Member

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    I plan on having a blessed one! I don't celebrate Christmas as a non-Calvinist or a Southern Baptist or a moderate or a Republican or even as an American - even though all of those words describe me.

    I celebrate Christmas as a sinner saved by grace grateful for Jesus.
     
  4. quantumfaith

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    Kudos, Scarlett, Kudos,

    And here is wishing you a warm, wonderful, Meaningful and Very Merry Christmas.

    PS I even wish a Merry (non-calvinist) Christmas to Aaron.
     
  5. convicted1

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    This non-cal's Merry CHRISTmas started May 24, 2007 @ approx. 1:30 am. It hasn't stopped either.
     
  6. preachinjesus

    preachinjesus Well-Known Member

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    We're having one of the best Christmases ever! And my non-Reformed position has. Prying to do with it.
     
  7. convicted1

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    So lemme get this straight. Prying causes you to have one of the best CHRISTmases ever? What are your prying in to?? :laugh:
     
  8. seekingthetruth

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    It's good to see Reformed Christians and regular Christians getting along at Christmas.

    Now matter where we stand on Calvinism, I think God probably approves of this.

    Merry Christmas everyone.

    John ( just a regular Christian)
     
  9. convicted1

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    :thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup:


    Willis (an Old Regular CHRISTian) LOL
     
  10. plain_n_simple

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    "Can a Noncalvinist Have a Merry Christmas?"

    No, not unless God decides he can, or if it was pre-dtermined that for certain years he would in fact have a Merry Christmas. Oh yeah, that thing about "so a man thinks, so he is"... forget it.
     
  11. 12strings

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    Merry Christmas to you to John

    -andy (A fairly reformed, and yet pretty regular Christian)
     
  12. Tom Butler

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    I'm surely glad He pre-determined that I would have Merry Christmases, since I've never had a bad one.
    Please expand on this because I haven't a clue as to what your saying.
     
  13. Cypress

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    Is there some reason that we are precluded from having one? If so, someone forgot to tell me, and I wouldn't really listen to you if you thought you had a reason. Anyway.............Merry Christmas to you Aaron and a blessed new year as well :love2::love2::love2::love2:
     
  14. Aaron

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    Well, it just seems if no one was willing, then Christ would have saved no one.

    Just sayin'.

    God rest you merry.;)
     
  15. Aaron

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    That's how the song is sung. God rest ye merry, gentlemen. Not, rest yourselves merry.
     
  16. preachinjesus

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    Lol...autocorrect is a beast. :laugh: I think I was trying to say: "and my non-Reformed position has nothing to do with it.":thumbs:
     
  17. Benjamin

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    Yes! We can. And best wishes that God may have determined that you have a Merry Christmas too.
     
  18. agedman

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    Bah

    Humbug

    :sleep:
     
  19. Aaron

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    :thumbs:Now THERE's a prayer!
     
  20. convicted1

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    Uh, do you use a mirror when you shave?? LOL J/K there Brother. May God richly bless you with a Merry CHRISTmas.
     
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