God’s church is His elect, His “chosen ones.” To those drenched in humanism, that will sound elitist and unacceptable, for humans do the choosing in this world.
But the Scriptures of truth say otherwise. They speak of an “election”–one not in which we choose or elect, but one in which God chooses those whom He wants to reside in. And this truth goes against the grain of unsurrendered modernism.
The words “elect” and “chosen” are translated from the same Greek word eklektos (Strong’s # G1588); its root word means “to pick out, to choose.”
These “chosen ones” are called “God’s elect.” And these play a big role during these last days. But who are they exactly?
Saints, Faithful Brethren, Elect of God
The apostle Paul shows us a clear picture of them in the book of Colossians. He writes “to the saints and faithful brethren in Christ” (1:2). They are…
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