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False Worship

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False Worship

“When too many of us think about worship, we ask the wrong questions. We think: What do I like? Or what would non-Christians like? Or what do the people in my church like? And we’re missing the central question: How does God want to be worshiped?”― Kevin DeYoung, Spirit & Truth: A Film About Worship John Calvin (1509–1564), a preeminent theologian, a renowned teacher, and a valiant Reformer, is seen by many as the greatest influence on the church since the first century. “Those who set up a fictitious worship, merely worship and adore their own delirious fancies; indeed, they would never dare...

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Prayer Life

Christian Life Logic on Fire Prayer

Prayer Life

“Some people have called Edwards the Last Puritan. I refer to Martyn Lloyd-Jones as maybe the last of the Puritans—because he embodied not only that theology, but he embodied that devotion.”― Paul Washer, Logic on Fire: The Life and Legacy of Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones, a Welsh pastor and medical doctor, was influential in the Reformed wing of the British Evangelical movement in the 20th century. "Prayer is beyond any question the highest activity of the human soul. Man is at his greatest and highest when upon his knees he comes face to face with God."― Martyn Lloyd-Jones, Studies in the Sermon On...

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Spiritual Counsels III: The Holy Spirit Revealing Christ

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Spiritual Counsels III: The Holy Spirit Revealing Christ

Subscribe to our YouTube channel for weekly updates, or listen / subscribe on: iTunes, Google Play, and Spotify. This is the third part in our series on Spiritual Counsels. We have looked at the Person of Christ. And we have seen how the Holy Spirit convicts us and shows us the deep darkness of sin. But now we turn our attention to the work of the Holy Spirit in showing us the gospel in all of its glorious truth and the fullness of Christ and His merits. The Holy Spirit reveals the beauty of Christ. Thomas Charles writes of the Spirit's revelation of Jesus: “It is the demonstration of...

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I Am Not Good Enough, But He Is

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I Am Not Good Enough, But He Is

“I believe that Lloyd-Jones was to twentieth century Britain what Charles Spurgeon was to the nineteenth century.”― R.C. Sproul, Logic on Fire: The Life and Legacy of Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones, a Welsh pastor and medical doctor, was influential in the Reformed wing of the British Evangelical movement in the 20th century.   After I have explained the way of Christ to somebody I say “Now, are you ready to say that you are a Christian?” And they hesitate. And then I say, “What’s the matter? Why are you hesitating?” And so often people say, “I don’t feel like I’m good enough yet....

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A New Year's Benediction

Christian Life New Year Through the Eyes of Spurgeon

A New Year's Benediction

"The legacy of Spurgeon is unquestionably multi-faceted. But it all flowed from his pulpit. The man in his DNA, in his heart of hearts, was a gospel preacher." ― Dr. Jason Allen, Through the Eyes of Spurgeon The 19th century Prince of Preachers, Charles Spurgeon, delivered this message on January 1, 1860 in New York. He preached on 1 Peter 5:10. I wish, my brothers and sisters, that during this year you may live nearer to Christ than you have ever done before. Depend upon it, it is when we think much of Christ that we think little of ourselves, little of our troubles,...

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