Bless The Lord, O My Soul!

Psalm 103: 1-5 IN this psalm we find the Psalmist standing at the golden altar with his harp in his hand, recounting all his mercies. This psalm teaches us adoration. Adoration is not thanksgiving; it is silent wonder. I once saw a striking instance of this in a sick one, who said to me, ‘IContinue reading “Bless The Lord, O My Soul!”

Illustration: The Scotch “Draw the Bible” on False Doctrine.

Sermon Illustration Unfaithfulness There is no place I have ever been in where people so thoroughly understand their Bibles as in Scotland. Why, little boys could quote Scripture and take me up on a text. They have the whole nation just educated, as it were, with the Word of God. Infidelity cannot come there. AContinue reading “Illustration: The Scotch “Draw the Bible” on False Doctrine.”

What is Holiness?

A number of years ago, before many of the young people for whom this book is written were born, a girl asked me, ‘What is this sanctification, or holiness, that people are talking so much about?’ She had heard the experience testified to, and talked and preached about, for nearly a year, until I thoughtContinue reading “What is Holiness?”

Born To Worship

For as far back as God has allowed us to look in eternity past, there has been worship. As long as there has been any created being in heaven there has been worship. At the heart of the mutiny in heaven, led by the archangel Lucifer, was the issue of worship. Lucifer being an archangel,Continue reading “Born To Worship”