“LET NOT YOUR HEART BE TROUBLED” C. H. Spurgeon “Let not your heart be troubled: ye believe in God, believe also in me. In my Father’s house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a …
Issue: Volume 16
Sin is the transgression of the law. – 1 John 3.4
Extracted from A Lifting Up For the Downcast by William Bridge (1600-1670)
Extracts from an address to ministers and students by C. H. Spurgeon first published in 1900 more recently republished by The Banner of Truth in 1960 An all round Ministry.
THE IMPUTATION OF SIN AND RIGHTEOUSNESS John Owen 1616-1683 When we have opportunity of speaking to you on these occasions, it is for the direction of the exercise of your faith in this ordinance in a due manner. Here is a representation of that which we should principally consider, and act faith with respect unto, …
For the preaching of the cross is to them that perish foolishness: but unto us which are saved it is the power of God. 1 Corinthians 1.18.
Esau cried, not for his sin in selling the birthright; but for his loss in missing the blessing. John Trapp
Some tears God hath no bottle for. Richard Sibbes
Sin may be the occasion of great sorrow, when there is no sorrow for sin.. John Owen
God’s decree is the very pillar and basis on which the saints’ perseverence depends. That decree ties the knot of adoption so fast, that neither sin, death, nor hell, can break it asunder. Thomas Watson