Taught of God /Faith /Belief

What is a successful ministry?

Posted by on April 6, 2021 at 2:30 am

What is a successful ministry? (Don Fortner) “Now it is required that those who have been given a trust must prove faithful.” 1 Corinthians 4:2 The desperate need of the hour is faithful men in the pulpits of our churches. We have an over-abundance of preachers. We do not need any more slick, polished, well-educated […]

I will make darkness light before them

Posted by on April 6, 2021 at 2:27 am

“I will make darkness light before them, and crooked things straight.” Isaiah 42:16 J.C.Philpot What is the mind of man–of any man–of your mind, my mind, under affliction? Let him be tried with pain of body, poverty of circumstances, sickness in his family, guilt of conscience, hard bondage in his own soul, without any beam […]

The penetrating light of the Spirit

Posted by on March 28, 2021 at 10:12 am

The penetrating light of the Spirit J.C.Philpot “For God . . . made His light shine in our hearts  to give us the light of the knowledge of the  glory of God in the face of Christ.” 2 Cor. 4:6 “But you have an anointing from the Holy One,  and all of you know the […]

Who makes you different from anyone else?

Posted by on November 17, 2020 at 10:26 am

Who makes you different from anyone else? (Charles Spurgeon) “Who maketh thee to differ from another?  What hast thou, that thou did’t not receive?  And if thou dids’t receive it, why dost thou boast as if thou hads’t not received it?” 1 Corinthians 4:7 It is grace—free sovereign grace, which has made you to differ! […]

THE LORD FAITHFUL, AND HIS WORD TRUE TO THE LAST

Posted by on September 6, 2020 at 10:56 am

THE LORD FAITHFUL, AND HIS WORD TRUE TO THE LAST Octavius winslow “Now I am about to go the way of all the earth. You know with all your heart and soul that not one of all the good promises the Lord your God gave you has failed. Every promise has been fulfilled; not one […]

He stayed His soul upon God.

Posted by on September 6, 2020 at 10:51 am

“Who is among you that fears the Lord, that obeys the voice of his servant, that walks in darkness, and has no light? let him trust in the name of the Lord, and stay upon his God.” Isaiah 50:10 Octavius Winslow HOW prone is the believer to attach an undue importance to the mere article […]

We must be taught of God

Posted by on August 11, 2020 at 11:39 am

We must be taught of God J.C.Philpot John 6:44 No man can come to me, except the Father which hath sent me draw him: and I will raise him up at the last day. Four things are absolutely necessary to be experimentally known and felt before we can arrive at any saving or sanctifying knowledge […]

Supernatural light

Posted by on April 26, 2020 at 8:53 am

Supernatural light (Joseph Philpot, “The Heir of Heaven Walking in Darkness, and the Heir of Hell Walking in Light”) “For God, who commanded the light to shine out of darkness, has shined in our hearts, to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ.” 2 Cor. […]

We must be taught of God

Posted by on March 28, 2020 at 7:02 am

We must be taught of God “No man can come to Me, except the Father who sent Me draws him.” John 6:44 Four things are absolutely necessary to be experimentally known and felt before we can arrive at any saving or sanctifying knowledge of the truth— 1. Divine light in the understanding. 2. Spiritual faith […]

The Spirit’s work in salvation

Posted by on October 13, 2019 at 10:27 am

The Spirit’s work in salvation by Spurgeon The Holy Spirit lays bare his heart, lets him see the loathsome cancer that is there eating away his life, uncovers to him all the blackness and defilement of that sink of hell– the human heart; and then the man stands aghast– “I never thought I was like […]