Divine Sovereignty by Steven J Lawson

As my son enjoys the Ligonier conferences, I thought that this post on Sherryn’s blog would be a nice article to include here. Sherryn’s Blog “The Narrowing Path” is an excellent source for anyone looking for information on the false teachers of our day.

The Narrowing Path

Another gem from the Ligonier blog:

Divine Sovereignty

by Steven Lawson

The sovereignty of God is not a secondary doctrine that is relegated to an obscure corner in the Bible. Rather, this truth is the very bedrock doctrine of all Scripture. This is the Mount Everest of biblical teaching, the towering truth that transcends all theology. From its opening verse, the Bible asserts in no uncertain terms that God is and that God reigns. In other words, He is God—not merely in name, but in full reality. God does as He pleases, when He pleases, where He pleases, how He pleases, and with whom He pleases in saving undeserving sinners. All other doctrines of the Christian faith must be brought into alignment with this keystone truth.

The sovereignty of God is the free exercise of His supreme authority in executing and administrating His eternal purposes. God must be sovereign if…

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