“I have written to him the great things of My Law, but they were counted as a strange thing.” - Hosea 8:12 This is God’s complaint against Ephraim. It is no mean proof of His goodness, that He stoops to rebuke His erring creatures. It is a great argument of His gracious disposition that He bows … Continue reading The Bible
And they laughed him to scorn - Luk_8:53 From Lament to Ridicule This incident occurred in Capernaum, whither our Savior had just returned. He had scarce landed when the ruler of the synagogue besought Him that He would come and heal his daughter. Then had occurred the interruption in the crowded street, and we can … Continue reading The Weapon of Ridicule
By Chuck Warnock If Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem was triumphal on Palm Sunday, what went wrong less than a week later? Why did the crowds who adored Jesus on Sunday, turn on him by Friday of that week? And what choice does Palm Sunday present to us today? In this sermon, I’ll try to … Continue reading What Kind of King Did You Expect?
“And you will not come unto Me, that you might have life.” - John 5:40 THIS is one of the great guns of the Arminians, mounted upon the top of their walls and often discharged with terrible noise against the poor Christians called Calvinists. I intend to spike the gun this morning, or, rather, to … Continue reading Free Will – A Slave
excerpt from "Farm Sermons" by C. H. Spurgeon PREFACE WHILE the earth abideth, with her seed-time and harvest, some men will be tillers of the soil. The day may come when there will be no more squires, but there will be sure to be farmers. Whether there be lords, they shall cease; or lawyers, they shall … Continue reading Farm Sermons
"Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it" - Matthew 7:14 Listen to the message by following the link and selecting November 26, 2017: Eli Schrock. Listen to the message . . .
13 Which were born, not of blood, nor of the will of the flesh, nor of the will of man, but of God. - John 1:13 The words have a dependence on what goes before, and therefore I must direct you to them for the right understanding of it. You have it thus, "He came to … Continue reading John Bunyan’s Last Sermon
TITLE. This Psalm may be regarded as THE PREFACE PSALM, having in it a notification of the contents of the entire Book. It is the psalmists desire to teach us the way to blessedness, and to warn us of the sure destruction of sinners. This, then, is the matter of the first Psalm, which may … Continue reading Treasury of David : Psalm 1