In this discussion, Michael Brown and Leighton Flowers share the stage to address common prooftexts used by Calvinism (start onwards). Flowers then follows with a rundown of what TULIP teaches (46:40 onwards), Brown next shares his testimony of five years in Calvinism and what made him leave it (1:33:30 onwards), and finally both of them take questions from the audience (2:23:00 onwards).

A point I would like to note is that Michael Brown here espouses the same veiw as Leighton Flowers – that the Gospel is God’s sufficient means to save those who hear and accept it (no Irresistible Grace needed). Both peruse many of the same arguments, critiques and analogies when addressing Calvinism (here and elsewhere).

Yet the latter is often excoriated by James White, but not the former. Instead, James White views Michael Brown as a close friend. In fact, the video is hosted on Michael Brown’s channel, and he is the one who insinuates that Calvinism is a sacred cow during the Q&A (2:45:00 onwards) while Flowers takes pains not to cause offense.


Reference timestamps: 1:46:58, 1:47:57, 1:54:55, 2:00:27, 2:45:10

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: