Rightly judging the sins of other Christians in love, is Biblical, required by Jesus.
Grace, is not about ignoring sins and leaving it to God. Grace is ‘what would Jesus do?’
You ‘can’ lose your salvation and if you deliberately remain in non repentance, hurting others in the process, your eternal life is at risk.
These are all beliefs I know, but the opposite is being encouraged by pastors, pastors I know.
I see why narcissists are drawn to this un-Biblical belief that you can’t lose your salvation. It’s perfect for narcs, they can continue sinning, knowingly, not be truthful, lie and not repent, but think it’s okay – they believe they are saved, no matter what.
This is so sad and the fact that I believe their eternal life is at risk, scares me for them.
I want to grab hold of them, shake off these immature beliefs, talk sense into them, and just say ‘look, just be honest, tell the truth, because God requires repentance and I don’t want to believe you may go to hell.’
I actually cried about this earlier. Continue reading