Sanctifying Grace

(“Every Day!” Author unknown, 1872) “You shall call His name Jesus–for He shall save His people from their sins!” Matthew 1:21 Jesus! Precious name, how sweet it is! How well it befits Him who bears it–and how glorious is the salvation which He accomplishes! Misery is the natural consequence of sin. Everything that God enjoins […]

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Both Just and Justifier

“How God can be just and yet justify the ungodly, how he can condemn sin and yet let the sinner go free, how he can declare and manifest his awful righteousness, and yet be righteous in bestowing life on the guilty, how he can magnify the law and make it honorable, while yet its penalty […]

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Even the Righteous Will Die

(George Lawson, “A Practical Exposition of the Book of Proverbs” 1821) “The wicked will be cut off from the land–and the unfaithful will be torn from it.”Proverbs 2:22 Must not the righteous leave the earth too? Yes! But the earth is a very different thing to the righteous, and to the wicked. To the righteous–this […]

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God Proves Nothing To Anyone

Have you ever heard anyone say, ‘God will have to prove that/Himself to me’? The only reason why people think God needs to prove anything to them is because they think God needs them. I have a newsflash for you.  God doesn’t need you. God doesn’t need to prove anything to you. God will do […]

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God Does Not Lack Means

“God is at no loss for means, instruments or agents. Heaven and earth, sea and land, mind and matter are full of them. If there be need, he will send an angel, or a multitude of the heavenly host, and they shall do his work. Jacob saw a ladder reaching from earth to heaven, and […]

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The Promises of God

(Octavius Winslow, “The Preciousness of the Divine Promises”) “God has given us His very great and precious promises!” 2 Peter 1:4 The promises of God are the jewelry of the Bible! Every page of the sacred volume is rich and sparkling with these divine assurances of Jehovah’s love, faithfulness, and power towards His people. Upon […]

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