Christ, His person & excellencies

Christ and Him Crucified

Posted by on May 9, 2019 at 12:13 pm

Christ and Him CrucifiedFor I determined not to know any thing among you, save Jesus Christ, and him crucified (I Corinthians 2:2)The apostle Paul declared to a heathen world, and a church being led astray by foolish pride and worldly wisdom, that he preached Christ and Him crucified. The gospel is a person. He was a person in […]

WHY CHRIST’S CHURCH PREACHES GOD’S RIGHTEOUSNESS

Posted by on April 29, 2019 at 10:50 am

WHY CHRIST’S CHURCH PREACHES GOD’S RIGHTEOUSNESSPsalm 22: 24: For he hath not despised nor abhorred the affliction of the afflicted; neither hath he hid his face from him; but when he cried unto him, he heard. When Christ finished the work of manifesting God’s righteousness in the justification of his people, God heard him. Therefore, the Father raised Christ […]

Jesus Christ and Him Crucified

Posted by on April 29, 2019 at 10:49 am

Jesus Christ and Him Crucified“For I determined not to know any thing among you, save Jesus Christ, and him crucified.” (1 Cor. 2:2)There is only one message to preach and to hear because there is only one message in all of the scripture – “Jesus Christ, and Him crucified.” Every page, every story, every commandment, every word speaks […]

The Death and Excellency of Christ. Isa. 13. 12

Posted by on April 16, 2019 at 6:43 am

Joseph HartThe Death and Excellency of Christ. Isa. 13. 121 The things on earth which men esteem,And of their richness boast,In value less or greater seem,Proportioned to their cost. 2 [The diamond, that’s for thousands sold,Our admiration draws;For dust men seldom part with gold,Or barter pearls for straws.] 3 Then what inestimable worthMust in those […]

GOD’S FAITHFULNESS

Posted by on April 16, 2019 at 6:40 am

GOD’S FAITHFULNESS Throughout my days my path’s been markedBy God, my Father’s, loving heart.He’s ordered every step with care.I’ve met His goodness everywhere.When I was lost and knew Him not,Prevenient grace marked every spot;And angels came for God’s elect,Though in rebellion, to protect. Then in the time and at the placeWhich God had purposed by […]

God’s King is King Already

Posted by on April 7, 2019 at 10:22 am

God’s King is King Already About 5,000 men sat on the side of a mountain in the lush grass and listened to the gracious words of Him who was the gospel incarnate. Having heard His precious words they ate their fill of a basket containing five barley loaves and two small fishes.This God did by Him in their […]

The Glory of the Lord Shall Be Revealed

Posted by on April 7, 2019 at 10:20 am

The Glory of the Lord Shall Be Revealed And the glory of the LORD shall be revealed,and all flesh shall see it together:for the mouth of the LORD hath spoken it.(Isaiah 40.5). There can be no sweeter sight to the eye of the child of God than to see His Savior glorified in the sight of […]

Eternal Redemption

Posted by on April 7, 2019 at 10:13 am

Eternal Redemption“In Whom we have redemption through His blood, even the forgiveness of sins” Colossians 1:14 The exact and effectual redemption of God Almighty’s elect church is an eternal redemption secured by one man, the Lord Jesus Christ, God’s sacrificial Lamb. The redemption accomplished by our Surety in time did not originate in time, neither will it cease in […]

God’s King is King Already

Posted by on April 1, 2019 at 10:16 am

God’s King is King Already About 5,000 men sat on the side of a mountain in the lush grass and listened to the gracious words of Him who was the gospel incarnate. Having heard His precious words they ate their fill of a basket containing five barley loaves and two small fishes.This God did by Him in their […]

WE SING “JOY TO THE WORLD!”

Posted by on April 1, 2019 at 10:13 am

WE SING “JOY TO THE WORLD!” Many religious leaders dissuade their followers from singing Isaac Watts’ hymn Joy to the world! We here do not speak of atheists or men of other “world religions” avowedly opposed to the Lord Jesus Christ (e.g., Judaism): Their objection to such a hymn is understandable. Rather, we here speak of men professing to […]