The Invitation Is Real

Reg Grant on February 3, 2009 in DTS Devotional

Sometimes the truth of God’s word is puzzling. How can we have free will, for example, and still believe in predestination, as the Bible teaches? Writer Isaac Bashevis Singer captured the tension. When he was asked whether he believed in free will or predestination, he replied, “We have to believe in free will. We have no choice.” Rom. 8:29 and John 3:36: “… those whom he foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son,” AND “The one who believes in the Son has eternal life. (Rom. 8:29 and John 3:36) The invitation is real: If you will, believe today.