"The strongest incentive one can have to be cleansed and kept from sin is not the thought that the sin will result in the loss of the soul, but that it will cause the loss of some other soul." -- E. J. Waggoner
Ellet J. Waggoner
As disbelief of the story of creation hides the beginnings of this world, so disbelief of the story of the flood hides the view of the end, for the days of Noah are referred to by the Saviour as a parallel to the days of the coming of the Son of man.
I must be willing that the Lord should take my life, and all that pertains to it. It will be like taking my life, for my life has been made up of sin.
"This warning against the worship of the beast, or of his image, is the union of any professed Protestants with the civil power, and is the proclamation of the gospel, because as we have shown, religious legislation is the deadly enemy of the gospel."
My disbelief of the fact does not affect its truth.
To be born of God is to receive our life from Him, just as we receive life through birth from our earthly parents. But the new birth is a continuous process, and thus something that is ever present.
There are very many professed Christians who think it would be presumption for them to say, “I have been crucified with Christ; it is no longer I who live live, but Christ lives in me
This article is for you dear reader - may it move you from the stagnant, meaningless, theological explanations of today to the real and tangable love God has for you as an individual.
As God inhabits eternity, so that all time is present with Him, so all His promises and blessings for men are in the present tense.
The 'Christian dispensation' began for man as soon, at least, as the fall. There are indeed, two dispensations, a dispensation of sin and death, and a dispensation of righteousness and life, but these two dispensations have run parallel from the fall.