The meaning of “Elect” in the Bible?

The Bible uses the word “elect’ and “election”, but what does this exactly mean? According to the Vine’s Expository Dictionary, the term “elect” is described as “to pick out, select,” means, in the Middle Voice, “to choose for oneself,” not necessarily implying the rejection of what is not chosen, but “choosing” with the subsidiary ideas of …

What is the gospel?

Has anyone asked you the meaning of the word “gospel”? Have you struggled to articulate the gospel’s definition, or do you actually understand what the gospel is? The word gospel is commonly used in Christian circles, but people often find it hard to articulate the meaning entirely.  The gospel means “good news”, or to bring …