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Back To God
"But from the beginning of the creation God" (Mark 10:6).
THAT IS WHAT WE WANT TO GET AT. We are perplexed, divided, and confused by things intermediate and transient. We have had enough of them. We want to get back to the beginning, back to the divin ... read more
Destruction And Construction
THERE IS NOTHING SO EASY AS DESTRUCTION. That is a simple doctrine which is often forgotten. The unbeliever is not in any need of genius. The fool, the withered heart, hath said, "There is no God." I want to smite and humiliate and expel if I can the no ... read more
God's Terribleness And Gentleness
IT IS A FEARFUL THING TO FALL INTO THE HANDS OF THE LIVING GOD. It is better to fall into the hands of men. Our God is a consuming fire - God is love. These are great, yet contradicting truths about our God.
The combination of great power and great re ... read more
Judas Iscariot: A Study In Character
Jesus answered them, "Did I Myself not choose you, the twelve, and yet one of you is a devil?" John 6:70
IT WILL HELP ME very greatly in my delicate work of examining the character of the betrayer of our Lord if there be an understanding between us ... read more
The Effect Of Pentecost
THIS IS A FULL LENGTH portrait of Peter himself. If we see clearly the effect upon Peter, we shall have a true idea of the effect of the outpouring of the Holy Spirit upon the entire church. God shows us things that are too great to be seen in their compl ... read more
The Revival of Religion
Wilt thou not revive us again: that thy people may rejoice in thee? - Psalm 85:6.
IT IS WELL KNOWN that many Christians have come to have a distaste for the word "revival" when used with reference to religious work. To some extent I share that distast ... read more
The Sick Of The Palsy
AND HE ENTERED into a ship and passed over and came into his own city." That does not tell us half the truth. A reference to this verse will show you the necessity of reading the Scriptures through, and of paying attention not to the text only, but to th ... read more
The Unknowable God
GOD IS THE unknown and the unknowable. Yet He is also the one Reality and the one Energy of the universe. What it is possible to know, it must be possible to explain-to put into words, which, being all set together, sum themselves into the exact measure o ... read more