Jesus the Shepherd
He shall feed his flock like a shepherd.
Suggested Further Reading: John 10:11-29
And when the chief Shepherd shall appear, ye shall receive a crown of glory that fadeth not away. So you see Christ is the chief Shepherd at the second advent; then shall the world be astonished to find that though alone in atonement, and alone in justification, he is not alone in…
God’s gift of salvation
“Lord, if you kept a record of our sins, who, O Lord, could ever survive? But you offer forgiveness, that we might learn to fear you.”
Psalm 130:3-4The afternoon of Aldersgate
On May 24, 1738, John Wesley was depressed. He had been wrestling with spiritual questions. Was faith alone enough for salvation? If so, could a man be converted instantaneously?
Stan Deyo on The Hagmann & Hagmann Report ”W” Calls In Last 15 Mins. Of Show
“Sing forth the honour of his name, make his praise glorious.”
It is not left to our own option whether we shall praise God or not. Praise is God’s most righteous due, and every Christian, as the recipient of his grace, is bound to praise God from day to day. It is true we have no authoritative rubric for daily praise; we have no commandment prescribing certain hours of song…
“Behold, if the leprosy have covered all his flesh, he shall pronounce him clean that hath the plague.”
Strange enough this regulation appears, yet there was wisdom in it, for the throwing out of the disease proved that the constitution was sound. This morning it may be well for us to see the typical teaching of so singular a rule. We, too, are lepers, and may read the…