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Andrew Murray

Andrew Murray (1828 - 1917)

Read freely text sermons and articles by the speaker Andrew Murray in text and pdf format. Brother Andrew Murray was a well-known writer/preacher in South Africa who ministered amongst the Dutch Reformed churches. His writings now are widely accepted by modern evangelicals and he is published more than ever in his life-time.

Some of his better known books titles are: "Abide In Christ", "Absolute Surrender," and "Humility." His burden for the body of Christ were teachings on the abiding Spirit of Christ in the believer, the life of faith with God daily, and the life of intercession and prayer in the Church.

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So will you have Power in Prayer
      "If ye abide in me, and my words abide in you, ye shall ask what ye will, and it shall be done unto you. "-JOHN 15:7. PRAYER is both one of the means and one of the fruits of union to Christ. As a means it is of unspeakable importance. All the things o ... read more

Speedily, though bearing long
      ‘And He spake a parable unto them to the end that they ought always to pray, and not to faint. . . . And the Lord said, Hear what the unrighteous judge saith. And shall not God avenge His own elect, which cry to Him day and night, and He is long-sufferin ... read more

Spiritual or Carnal
      And I, brethren, could not speak unto you as unto spiritual, but as unto carnal, as unto babes in Christ. I fed you with milk, not with meat; for ye were not Yet able to bear it; nay, not even now are ye able; for whereas there is among you jealousy and s ... read more

      "In many things we all stumble" James 3:2. This word of God by James is the description of what man is--even the Christian--when he is not kept by grace. It serves to take away from us all hope in ourselves.1 "Now unto Him that is able to guard you fro ... read more

Taking Up the Cross
      When the Lord told his disciples that they must take up the cross to follow him, they could have little understanding of his meaning. He wished to rouse them to earnest thought and so prepare them for the time when they should see him carrying his cross. ... read more

Tenth Lesson. ‘What wilt thou?’ Or, Prayer must be Definite
      ‘And Jesus answered him, and said, What wilt thou that I should do unto thee?’—Mark x. 51; Luke xviii. 41. THE blind man had been crying out aloud, and that a great deal, ‘Thou Son of David, have mercy on me.’ The cry had reached the ear of the ... read more

That the Father may be glorified
      I go unto the Father. And whatsoever ye shall ask in my Name, that will I do, that the Father may be glorified in the Son.’—John xiv. 13. THAT the Father may be glorified in the Son: it is to this end that Jesus on His throne in glory will do al ... read more

That you may bear much Fruit
      "He that abideth in me, and I in him, the same bringeth forth much fruit. Herein is my Father glorified, that ye bear much fruit."-JOHN 15:5, 8. WE ALL know what fruit is. The produce of the branch, by which men are refreshed and nourished. The fruit i ... read more

That you may not sin
      "In him is no sin. Whosoever abideth in him sinneth not." -1 JOHN 3:5,6. "YE KNOW," the apostle had said, "that He was manifested to take away our sin," and had thus indicated salvation from sin as the great object for which the Son was made man. The c ... read more

That your joy may be full
      "These things have I spoken unto you, that my joy might abide in you, and that your joy might be full. --JOHN 15:11 ABIDING fully in Christ is a life of exquisite and overflowing happiness. As Christ gets more complete possession of the soul, it enters ... read more

That Your Joy May Be Full
      WE ALL KNOW the value of joy. It alone is the proof that what we have really satisfies the heart. As long as duty, or self-interest, or other motives influence me, no one can know what the object of my pursuit or possession is really worth to me. But when ... read more

The Baptism of the Spirit
      'John bare witness, saying, He that sent me to baptize with water, He said unto me, Upon Whomsoever thou shalt see the, Spirit descending, and abiding on Him the same is He that baptizeth with the Holy Spirit.' John 1:33 THERE were two things that Joh ... read more

The Blessing of Victory; The More Abundant Life
      If now we are delivered from the sin of prayerlessness, and understand how this deliverance may continue to be experienced, what will be the fruit of our liberty? He who sees this aright will, with renewed earnestness and perseverance, seek after this lib ... read more

The Blessing Secured
      “Be filled with the Spirit.”—Ephesians, 5:18. I may have some air, a little air, in my lungs, but not enough to keep up a healthy, vigorous life. But everyone seeks to have his lungs well filled with air, and the benefit of it will be felt in his blood ... read more

The Branch
      Every Branch in me that Beareth Not Fruit, He taketh It away—John 15.2 Here we have one of the chief words of the parable—branch. A vine needs branches: without branches it can do nothing, can bear no fruit. As important as it is to know about th ... read more

The Cause of Prayerlessness
      Scripture teaches us that there are only two conditions possible for the Christian: one is to walk according to the Spirit and the other is to walk according the flesh. These two powers are in irreconcilable conflict with each other. So most Christians—ev ... read more

The Cause Of This Discrepancy Between God's Gifts
      The believer is complaining that God has never given him a kid. Or, God has given him some blessing, but has never given the full blessing. He has never filled him with His Spirit. "I never," he says, "had my heart, as a fountain, giving forth the rive ... read more

      The believer is complaining that God has never given him a kid. Or, God has given him some blessing, but has never given the full blessing. He has never filled him with His Spirit. "I never," he says, "had my heart, as a fountain, giving forth the rive ... read more

The Christlike Life
      “Your attitude should be the same that Chris Jesus had.” Philippians 2:5 What was the attitude that was in Christ Jesus? “Though He was God, He did not demand and cling to His rights as God. He made Himself nothing; He took the humble positi ... read more

The church must wake up to her duty.
      If there is to be a true revival it must be the revival of a deep, a true spiritual life. From this point of view let us study the missionary revival we wish to pray for. Think of its infinite importance. Look at God’s world fallen away from him, un ... read more

The church neglects what God wants it to be
      “Christ sent me to preach the gospel… not in persuasive words of wisdom, but in demonstration of the Spirit and of power: That your faith should not stand in the wisdom of men, but in the power of God.” I Cor. 1:17; 2:1-5 We looked at one proof of diso ... read more

The Cleansing
      Every Branch That Beareth Fruit, He Cleanseth It, That It May Bear More Fruit—John 15.2 There are two remarkable things about the vine. There is not a plant of which the fruit has so much spirit in it, of which spirit can be so abundantly distill ... read more

The Cleansing Of Sin
      "If we walk in the light, the blood of Jesus His Son cleanseth us from all sin. If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness" 1 John 1:7,9. The same God who forgives sin also cleanse ... read more

The Conditions of Blessing
      The prayer for revival is a most heart-searching thing. It brings with it tremendous responsibilities. It needs great divine grace. It asks if we are ready to take our hearts and lives from other interests and to bear the weight and sorrow of those in the ... read more

The Confession Of Sin
      "If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness" 1 John 1:9. The one thing which God hates is sin. It grieves and provokes Him, and He will destroy it. The one thing that makes man unh ... read more

The Conflict Of The Christian
      "Strive to enter in by the narrow door" Luke 13:24. "Fight the good fight of faith" 1 Timothy 6:12. "I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith" 2 Timothy 4:7. These texts speak of a twofold conflict. The first ... read more

The Cross Spirit in Our Lord
      We seek sometimes for the operation of the Spirit, with the object of obtaining more power for work, more love in the life, more holiness in the heart, more light on Scripture or on our path. And yet all these gifts are only subordinate to what is the gre ... read more

The Cross The Way To God
      When our blessed Lord took our human nature with all its burden of sin and curse, he submitted to all the conditions of our human feebleness, and gave himself to be and to do all that a true man needed to be and do as God’s creature, and how a creature sh ... read more

The Crucified One.-Gal.2:20
      "I am crucified with Christ: nevertheless I live; yet not I, but Christ liveth in me."-GAL.2:20. "We have been planted together in the likeness of his death. "Rom.6:5 "I am crucified with Christ." Thus the apostle expresses his assurance of his fel ... read more

The Desire for God
      “All night long I search for You’. Isaiah 26:9 What is the best and most glorious thing that a man needs every day and can do every day? Nothing less than to seek, to know, to love, and to praise God Himself. As glorious as God is, so is the ... read more

The Entrance Into a Life of Full Obedience
      You might think citing a text in which obedience is seen at its highest state of perfection is a mistake for our consideration of entrance onto this course. But it is no mistake. The secret of success in a race is to have the goal clearly defined and to h ... read more

The Example of Our Lord
      The connection between the prayer life and the Spirit life is close and indissoluble. It is not merely that we receive the Spirit through prayer, but the Spirit life requires, as an indispensable thing, a continuous prayer life. I can be led continually b ... read more

The Example of Paul
      'Be Ye followers of me, even as I also am of Christ.' I Corinthians 11. 1 1. Paul was a minister who prayed much for his congregation Let us read his words prayerfully and calmly so that we may hear the voice of the Spirit. 'Night and day pray ... read more

The Expediency of the Spirit’s Coming
      ‘I tell you the truth; it is expedient for you that I go away: for if I go not away, the Comforter will not come ; but if I go, I will send Him unto YOU.'-JOHN 16: 7. As our Lord is leaving this world, He promises the disciples here that His departure ... read more

The Faith of Abel
      Faith means sacrifice. We are so accustomed to think of faith as the opened hand or heart which receives and takes in what God gives that we forget that faith in its deepest meaning consists of giving as well as receiving. In fact we cannot receive until ... read more

The Father As Intercessor
      What a beautiful picture of a man in whose heart the fear of God dwells! His greatest concern is that his children not sin against God or forsake Him in their hearts. He is so deeply conscious of the weakness of their nature that even when he does not kno ... read more

The Father Glorified
      Herein is My Father Glorified, that Ye Bear Much Fruit—John 15.8 How can we glorify God? Not by adding to His glory or bringing Him any new glory that He has not. But simply by allowing His glory to shine out through us, by yielding ourselves to ... read more

The Fear Of The Lord
      "Blessed is the man that feareth the Lord. He shall not be afraid of evil tidings. His heart is established, he shall not be afraid" Psalm 102:1,7,8. "So the Church, walking in the fear of the Lord and in the comfort of the Holy Ghost, was multiplied" ... read more

The Fight Against Prayerlessness
      As soon as the Christian becomes convinced of his sin in this matter, his first thought is that he must begin to strive, with God's help, to gain the victory over it. But alas, he soon experiences that his striving is worth little, and the discouraging th ... read more

The Fire and the Blessing it Brings
      And is not just this the need of our Christianity in these our days – the presence of God truly revealed and felt? And is it not just this for which the Baptism of Fire was promised, and is so indispensable? In John’s Baptism there were indeed tokens of G ... read more

The First Love
      "Nevertheless I have somewhat against thee, because thou hast left thy first love." - Revelation 2:4. In Revelation 2:2-3, eight signs are mentioned showing the zeal and activity of the Church at Ephesus. But there was one bad sign, and the Lord said: ... read more

The Forgiveness Of Sins
      "Blessed is he whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered" Psalm 32:1. "Bless the Lord, O my soul....who forgiveth all thine iniquities" Psalm 103:2,3. In connection with surrender to the Lord, it was said that the first great blessing of ... read more

The Freedom of the Christian
      "Being then made free from sin, ye became the servants of righteousness. Being made free from sin, Ye have your fruit unto holiness" Romans 6:18,22. "But now we are delivered from the law" Romans 7:6. "The law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus h ... read more

The Fruit
      Every Branch in me That Beareth Not Fruit, He Taketh It Away—John 15.2 Fruit.—This is the next great word we have: the Vine, the Husbandman, the branch, the fruit. What has our Lord to say to us of fruit? Simply this—that fruit is the one thing t ... read more

The Glorified Jesus
      The Spirit of the glorified Jesus He that believeth on Me, as the Scripture hath said, out of his belly shall flow rivers of living water. But this spake He of the Spirit, which they that believe on Him were to receive for the Spirit was not yet; because ... read more

The Glorified One
      "Your life is hid with Christ in God. When Christ, who is our life, shall appear, then shall ye also appear with him in glory."-COL.3:3-4 HE THAT abides in Christ the Crucified One, learns to know what it is to be crucified with Him, and in Him to be ... read more

The Glory Of God
      "Unto him be glory...throughout all ages... Amen." - Ephesians 3:21. God Himself must reveal His glory to us. Then alone are we able to know and glorify Him. There is no more wonderful image in nature of the glory of God than we find in the starry h ... read more

The Glory of the Creature
      "They shall cast their crowns before the throne, so saying: Worthy art Thou, our Lord and our God, to receive the gloty, and the honour and the power: for Thou didst create all things, and because of Thy will then are, and were created. "-Rev. 4:11 Wh ... read more

The good is often the greatest enemy of the best.
      To discover sin is God’s work. It is this we need in our assemblies — the hand of God falling on us, and making us feel that he is dealing with us; the Spirit lifting us between earth and heaven, above the things of earth, and bringing us in the vision ... read more

The High Prividge Of The Children Of God
      We have here two things describing the privilege: —First, “Son, thou art ever with me”—unbroken fellowship with thy Father is thy portion; Second, “All that I have is thine ”—all that God can bestow upon His children is theirs. “Thou are ever with me;” I ... read more

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