You totally missed the pointWhat was the Prodigal dead to?
Who made Him alive?
His free choice, or his father?
You keep teaching people here that you do not need God and that you are totally capable yourself to understand inspired Scripture in your natural flesh and to make informed decisions which leaves you to hold to a faith.
My question becomes what is your faith in.
It seems your faith was self generated, and can be whatever pretty words you want to add to it, or what sounds right and rings right in the ear.
That is what the tares planted by the enemy does. They have this meaningless self generated faith, that leaves them as nothing more than white washed tombs with dead bones inside.
The Son though dead was able to return to the father
His deadness did not mean he could not respond
My faith is in God who gave the scriptures
According to the bible his word is powerful
You make it of no effect dishonoring him
Believe the scriptures
Grace is antecedent in the preservation of the saints ! Ps 37:28 For the LORD loveth judgment, and forsaketh not his saints; they are preserved for ever: but the seed of the wicked shall be cut off. The saints are preserved forever, that is their spiritual interest in Christ. Now it is a...
BTW you failed to support your previous argument