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The Urgency of the Gospel Call

The call of the gospel is an urgent call. Sinners cannot come to Christ too soon, for they cannot be safe too soon. They cannot be delivered from wrath and condemnation on account of their sin too soon. Thus, the … Continue reading

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Three Quotes from John Flavel on the Preciousness of Christ’s Blood

‘Conscience can demand no more for its satisfaction, nor will it take less than God demands for his satisfaction. And in this blood is enough to give both satisfaction.’ (Flavel vol. 1 The Fountain of Life p.327, Banner of Truth … Continue reading

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Eight Advantages of Looking to Christ

In a sermon on Isaiah 65:1, especially the words, ‘…I said, Behold me, behold me, unto a nation that was not called by my name.’ The Rev Andrew Gray lists eight advantages to the Christian of looking to Christ by … Continue reading

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A Believer’s Love to an Unseen Christ – A Quote from Rev Andrew Gray of Glasgow

In a sermon on 1 Peter 1:8 ‘Whom having not seen, ye love; in whom, though now ye see him not, yet believing, ye rejoice with joy unspeakable and full of glory:‘ the Rev Andrew Gray commented: ‘We shall come … Continue reading

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A Great Work Must Go On

In Nehemiah 6:3 we read: ‘And I sent messengers unto them, saying, I am doing a great work, so that I cannot come down: why should the work cease, whilst I leave it, and come down to you?’ Nehemiah was … Continue reading

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Jehoshaphat’s Prayer

“O our God, wilt thou not judge them? for we have no might against this great company that cometh against us; neither know we what to do: but our eyes are upon thee.” (2 Chronicles 20:12) In his distress Jehoshaphat … Continue reading

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Perseverance in Prayer

The Shorter Catechism reminds us that, ‘prayer is an offering up of our desires unto God, for things agreeable to His will, in the name of Christ, with confession of our sins and thankful acknowledgement of His mercies.’ In Luke … Continue reading

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