God Saves Us

The sovereignty of God applies to how we come to the saving knowledge of the Gospel. The Bible teaches that even in the process of salvation that it is God that initiates and completes the process. Rather than seeing God as being unfair with regard to whom he selects, we should be grateful that we have been added to God's Kingdom purely by his gracious decision. 

Many would still argue that this was a doctrine invented by Calvinists, yet it is a belief that has been a part of the church since it was first established. Though out church history it has been reinforced regularly by the church time and again. The following video clip with John MacArthur will help you to understand the basic beliefs of this doctrine and its consistent acceptance as a basic belief of the churches down through time.

Predestination explained

Sproul on Election