I Flopped Preaching on the Holy Spirit

I recently attempted preaching on the Holy Spirit and did a terrible job of it. I fumbled my way through what seemed like an eternity. I however managed to dribble to a conclusion of sorts in utter helplessness. I felt so weak and powerless. I frankly don’t remember all that I said really – which […]

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A CHALLENGE FOR THE PASTORS – SPURGEON

“Come from the four winds, O breath!” If the Holy Spirit does not come, and give spiritual life, we may preach until we have not another breath left, but we shall not raise from the tomb of sin even the soul of a little child, or bring a single sinner to the feet of Christ. Look sir, you […]

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“TO PREACH…IS TO DIE NAKED A LITTLE AT A TIME”

I really like this description of both the pain and pleasure of preaching. I have to remind myself of this every day but especially on Saturday nights and after church on Sunday. It keeps me not on my toes but mostly on my knees where I cry, “Lord, do it again for Your own Name’s […]

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Be Killing Sin Or Sin Will Kill You

“Put to death therefore what is earthly in you: sexual immorality, impurity, passion, evil desire, and covetousness, which is idolatry. On account of these the wrath of God is coming. In these you too once walked, when you were living in them. But now you must put them all away: anger, wrath, malice, slander, and […]

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What Constitutes Saving Faith? Part 1

“Faith in Jesus Christ is a saving grace, whereby we receive and rest upon him alone for salvation, as he is offered to us in the gospel” (Westminster Shorter Catechism Q & A 86). I thank the Lord for yet another opportunity to consider with you the important truths taught us in His Word on […]

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