Birth of Jesus - The Incarnation of God
"But when the fulness of the time was come, God sent forth his Son, made of a woman, made under the law, To redeem them that were under the law, that we might receive the adoption of sons. And because ye are sons, God hath sent forth the Spirit of his Son into your hearts, crying, Abba, Father. Wherefore thou art no more a servant, but a son; and i ...read
The Banquet of Grace
I. THE GOSPEL IS A FEAST PREPARED.
We have not to make ready a single dish. All that we need comes to us freely through Jesus Christ. If we are guilty and plead for pardon, we .are forgiven upon His merit. If polluted, we plead for cleansing, the blood of Christ washes away every stain. Are we at unrest? "He is our peace." Peace has been already ...read
The Cross In Its Deeper Meaning
IT is interesting to stand on a hill-top and watch the coming dawn: first the grey streaks in the East, and then the brighter light, until the full orbed sun arises. There is a sunrise with its dawn like that in the Old Testament Scriptures. The fore gleam begins with the promise in the curse upon the serpent, that the seed of the woman should brui ...read
The Magnetism of the Cross
THERE is a great magnet in a college laboratory so strong in its drawing power that it can lift from the floor, two feet distant, over two hundred pounds of solid iron. The cold steel that has this magnetic power has been magnetized by electric current.
There is something in Jesus Christ on the Cross that makes Him very attractive to penitent si ...read
The Revival We Need
"My soul cleaveth unto the dust: quicken thou me according to thy word."'Ps. 119:25. "I am afflicted very much: quicken me, O Lord, according unto thy word."'Ps. 119:107. "Plead my cause, and deliver me: quicken me according to thy word."'Ps. 119:154. These Scriptures give us the definition of a true revival, the dire need of such a revival, and a ...read