Re: Decision for Christ vs. Election & (depravity of man)
Sure. But from examining his OT life and especially towards the end, what would make you think he was saved?
Originally Posted by John146
We know that because Peter tells us that. But what of Lot's life in the OT while he was in Sodom and afterwards would make you or I think he's a man of faith?
He was bothered greatly by the wicked behavior going on around him. Also, when God told him to do something he obeyed. Those things show that he believed in righteousness and wanted to serve and obey God and he hated wickedness, which is a sign of someone who is saved.
"May the Lamb that was slain receive the just reward for His sufferings." A quote by Moravian missionary that sold himself (along with a friend) into slavery to reach those that the slave owner prevented from hearing the gospel.
May I live for Him and not for me.