Monthly Archives: April 2016

Ultimate Satisfaction

RR-April 29, 2016     Ultimate satisfaction can only be achieved by one whose soul has been granted eternal life by the “Author and Finisher of Faith” – the Lord Jesus Christ. Throughout the Bible we learn that God Himself is our ultimate satisfaction. Psalm 16:11 declares, “Thou wilt shew me the path of life:…

Use the Past

CH-April 29, 2016     By Dr. Paul Chappell   Galatians 1.13: For ye have heard of my conversation in time past in the Jews’ religion, how that beyond measure I persecuted the church of God, and wasted it: 14: And profited in the Jews’ religion above many my equals in mine own nation, being…

From The Pen Of A.W. Pink

RR-April 29, 2016     Source: The Sovereignty of God; Pink, A.W.   We read in Romans 9:6-13, “Not as though the word of God hath taken none effect. For they are not all Israel, which are of Israel: Neither, because they are the seed of Abraham, are they all children: but, In Isaac shall…

Salvation

RR-April 28, 2016     Source: Thomas Brooks   Listen to what Thomas Brooks had to say on God’s Salvation program for those Christ came to save: I am His by purchase and I am His by conquest; I am His by donation and I am His by election; I am His by covenant and…

Saved By Grace

RR-April 28, 2016     Source: C.H. Spurgeon   If any man is saved, he is saved by Divine grace, and by Divine grace alone; and the reason of his salvation is not to be found in him, but in God. We are not saved as the result of anything that we do or that…

Fully Man And Fully God

RR-April 27, 2016     Source: J.C. Ryle   We read in Mark 11:12, “And on the morrow, when they were come from Bethany, he was hungry…” We read that ‘he was hungry’. He had a nature and bodily constitution like our own in all things, sin only excepted. He could weep and rejoice and…

Glorying Only In The Cross

RR-April 27, 2016     Source: John Gill   “But God forbid that I should glory, save in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, by whom the world is crucified unto me, and I unto the world,” Galatians 6:14 The Apostle Paul under inspiration either meant the infirmities, reproaches, tribulations, and persecutions, which he…

The Sword of the Spirit

MTLB-Apr.26-May 2, 2016     By Charles Spurgeon (1834-1892) Preached on April 19th, 1891   “Take the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God.”—Ephesians 6:17. To be a Christian is to be a warrior. The good soldier of Jesus Christ must not expect to find ease in this world: it is a…

Dead And Dark Seasons

RR-April 26, 2016     Source: J.C. Philpot   All Christians, even the most eminent servants of God, have their dead and dark seasons—when the life of God seems sunk to so low an ebb as to be hardly visible—so hidden is the stream by the mud-banks of their fallen nature. By these very dark…

Imputed Righteousness

RR-April 26, 2016     Source: Benjamin Keach   Had our own righteousness any part or share in clothing us in our justification, how could the righteousness of another be said to be imputed to us, or Christ is said to be ‘…made unto us wisdom, and righteousness, and sanctification, and redemption:’ I Corinthians 1:30….