Sanctification

What Do You Desire

WHAT DO YOU DESIRE ABOVE ALL THINGS Andrew Gray 1 John 3 v 23. “This is his commandment that ye should believe on the name of his Son, Jesus Christ….” There are two great and excellent gifts, which God, in the depth of His boundless love, has bestowed on His own people. Firstly: There is that infinite gift, and royal donation, His only beloved Son, Jesus Christ, who is called, The gift of God, John 4 v 10. And, Secondly,…

Godliness is Great Gain

GODLINESS IS GREAT GAIN Thomas Watson   O the joy, the peace, the comfort, the rest that saints meet with in the ways and service of God! They find that religious services are not empty things, but things in which God is pleased to discover his beauty and glory to their souls. “My soul thirsts for God,” says David, “that I might see thy beauty and thy glory, as I have seen thee in thy sanctuary.” O the sweet looks,…

Spiritual Warfare

  WE WRESTLE By William Gurnall- (1617 – 1679) “For we wrestle not against flesh and blood” Ephesians 6 vs 12 The Christian’s state in this life is set out by the word wrestling. The wrestling or conflicting state of a Christian in this life is rendered observable here by a threefold circumstance. FIRST, The sharpness of the combat. SECOND, The universality of the combat. THIRD, The permanency of this combat. FIRST. The sharpness of the combat. The kind of…