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God’s Work Is Irresistible

“God is a free agent, and though he has tied us to means, yet himself is tied to none. He has promised to create deliverance for his people…When the Lord created the world, he made it out of no pre-existing … Continue reading

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Regeneration — the Hope of Fallen Man

“Because that which is born of the flesh is flesh, and only that which is born of the Spirit is spirit, therefore regeneration, called also a resurrection, a translation, a passing from death unto life, a new creation…is the only … Continue reading

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Plank of Free Grace

“Dr. McLaren of Scotland dying said: ‘I am gathering together all my sermons and all my prayers, all my good deeds and all my evil deeds, and am throwing them overboard, determined to swim to glory on the plank of … Continue reading

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True Contentment

“True contentment requires a divine principle within, and a divine assistance from above.  …The understanding is enlightened so fancy and imaginations do not carry it away. Thus the heart is more quiet. Agitations of the mind are founded in the … Continue reading

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When the Body Fails, the Soul Will Flourish

“When thy body fails, thy soul will flourish. Death will ease you of those most troublesome guests, which make your life now so burdensome…sin and sorrow…  Oh when the storm of death beats upon your body, with what joy may … Continue reading

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The Portal to Paradise

“Death is a departure, the jail delivery of a long prisoner, the sleep of thy body, and a wakening of thy soul, the way to bliss, the gate of life, the portal to paradise. …Death is the workman sent by … Continue reading

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Day of Jubilee

“The death’s-day of thy believing relation is his day of jubilee, in which he is restored to the possession of his eternal and inestimable portion. … It sends the weary to their sweet and eternal rest.  … A wife may … Continue reading

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