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Vignettes of God’s Vengeance Upon the Persecutors of His People

Luke 18:7,8; Romans 12:19; Genesis 12:3 Shall not God avenge his own elect, which cry day and night unto him, though he bear long with them? I tell you that he will avenge them speedily. For it is written, vengeance … 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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Slanderous Lies: The Fuel of Anti-Christian Persecution

Matthew 11:18,19; John 15:20; Matthew 5:11, 12        John came neither eating nor drinking, and they say, He hath a devil. The Son of man came eating and drinking, and they say, Behold a man gluttonous, and a winebibber, a … Continue reading

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Pride: The Source of Error, Envy & Every Evil Work

Proverbs 13:10; James 4:1; James 3:14, 16        Only by pride cometh contention.        From whence come wars and fightings among you? Come they not hence, even of your lusts that war in your members.        If ye have bitter … Continue reading

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The Great Methodist Revival of the 18th Century

I Corinthians 1:20; 2 Timothy 2:3        It pleased God by the foolishness of preaching to save them that believe.        Therefore endure hardness, as a good soldier of Jesus Christ. C. H. SPURGEON (1834-1892): It was a brave day … Continue reading

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The Spirit of Martyrdom in the 21st Century

Genesis 4:8; I John 3:12        And Cain talked with Abel his brother: and it came to pass, when they were in the field, that Cain rose up against Abel his brother, and slew him.        And wherefore slew he … Continue reading

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Ignorance is Certainly Not Bliss, Nor the “Mother of Devotion”

Ephesians 4:17,18        Walk not as other Gentiles walk, in the vanity of their mind, having the understanding darkened, being alienated from the life of God through the ignorance that is in them, because of the blindness of their heart. … Continue reading

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God’s Preservation of the Bible

Psalm 12:6,7        The words of the LORD are pure words: as silver tried in a furnace of earth, purified seven times. Thou shalt keep them O LORD, thou shalt preserve them from this generation for ever. WILLIAM TYNDALE (1490-1536): … Continue reading

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Multiculturalism: The Spirit of “Inter-faith” Ecumenicalism

Psalm 83:5        They have consulted together with one consent: they are confederate against thee. C. H. SPURGEON (1834-1892): On all hands we hear cries for unity in this, and unity in that; but to our mind the main need … Continue reading

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