Never think you can convert yourself...

posted 8 Dec 2013, 06:48 by Stephen Chaffer   [ updated 15 Dec 2013, 23:43 ]

Joseph Alleine warned, “Never think you can convert yourself. If ever you would be savingly converted, you must despair of doing it in your own strength. It is a resurrection from the dead (Eph. 2:1), a new creation (Gal. 6:15; Eph. 2:10), a work of absolute omnipotence (Eph. 1:19).”

Joseph Alleine, An Alarm to the Unconverted (Charlestown: Samuel Etheridge, 1807), 29–30.