At at time in my life when it is easy to throw stones at me I am clinging to God’s promises and looking hopefully for a miraculous outcome for all of this suffering. My focus has been directed at my immediate family, but today I am determined to pray for all those who may be observing my “fall” and wondering what could God have to do with that?!
The many-few principle is consistently taught throughout the scriptures in regards to salvation.
Jesus tells us in Matthew 22:14 “For many are called, but few are chosen.” In Luke 13:23-24: And someone said to Him, “Lord, are there just a few who are being saved?” And He said to them, “Strive to enter through the narrow door; for many, I tell you, will seek to enter and will not be able. The same concept of the narrow and wide gates are addressed by Jesus in Matthew 7:13-14, “Enter through the narrow gate; for the gate is wide and the way is broad that leads to destruction, and there are many who enter through it. For the gate is small and the way is narrow that leads to life and there are few who find it.”
The most chilling example is found in Matthew 7:21-23 “Not everyone who…
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