Category Archives: Assurance & Communion

Christ Washing Peter’s Feet

John 13:3-10 Jesus knowing that the Father had given all things into his hands, and that he was come from God, and went to God; He riseth from supper, and laid aside his garments; and took a towel, and girded … Continue reading

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Enoch’s Long Walk With God

Genesis 5:21-24; Hebrews 11:5 And Enoch walked with God after he begat Methuselah three hundred years, and begat sons and daughters: and all the days of Enoch were three hundred sixty and five years: and Enoch walked with God: and … Continue reading

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What Does It Mean to “Abide” in Jesus Christ?

John 15:4,5 Abide in me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit of itself, except it abide in the vine; no more can ye, except ye abide in me. I am the vine, ye are the branches: … Continue reading

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Communion with God: The Reward of Obedience & Holy Dedication

John 14:21, 23, 24; John 15:10, 11        He that hath my commandments, and keepeth them, he it is that loveth me: and he that loveth me shall be loved of my Father, and I will love him, and will … Continue reading

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The Blessed Assurance in Jesus Christ’s Promise of Persecution

John 15:20; Matthew 5:10-12          Remember the word that I said unto you, The servant is not greater than his lord. If they have persecuted me, they will also persecute you.          Blessed are they which are persecuted for righteousness’ … Continue reading

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The Reality of Experiential Communion with God

I John 1:3        Truly our fellowship is with the Father, and with his Son Jesus Christ. EDWARD PAYSON (1783-1827): All true Christians enjoy a kind of fellowship or communion with God and Christ, to which mankind are, in their … Continue reading

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Assurance: Some Biblical Test Questions

Romans 14:22        Hast thou faith? have it to thyself before God. WILLIAM COWPER (1731-1800): ’Tis a point I long to know;                                                                        Oft it causes anxious thought;                                                                           Do I love the Lord or no?                                                                             Am I His, or am I … Continue reading

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Is a Full Assurance of Faith Attainable? Or is it only a Presumption?

I John 5:19        And we know we are of God. JOHN NEWTON (1725-1807): My text assures us, that this assurance was possessed in the first ages of the church. There were some who could say, without hesitation, “We know … Continue reading

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Are Scripture Impressions Firm Evidences of Salvation?

Romans 8:16        The Spirit beareth witness with our spirit, that we are the children of God. MARTYN LLOYD-JONES (1899-1981): Nothing is more important in this life, and in this world, as that we should be absolutely certain that we … Continue reading

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Old Mrs. Much Afraid

John 5:24; John 6:47; Romans 4:3, 21-25        Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that heareth my word, and believeth on him that sent me, hath everlasting life, and shall not come into condemnation; but is passed from death … Continue reading

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