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As God is the Creator of Mankind, Are All Men the Children of God?

Genesis 1:26,27, Acts 17:26,28; Malachi 2:10 And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness…So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them…And … Continue reading

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What is True Gospel Holiness?

1 Peter 1:16; 1 Thessalonians 4:3 Be ye holy, for I am holy. For this is the will of God, even your sanctification. THOMAS BROOKS (1608-1680): There is not more counterfeit coin this day in the world than there is … Continue reading

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The Growth of Grace Part 1: Awakening Grace, or The Effectual Call

Ephesians 2:8; Mark 4:28 By grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God. First the blade, then the ear, after that the full corn in the ear. JOHN GILL (1697-1771): “First … Continue reading

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The Mysterious Beginnings of Grace in the Soul

John 3:1-8 There was a man of the Pharisees, named Nicodemus, a ruler of the Jews: the same came to Jesus by night, and said unto him, Rabbi, we know that thou art a teacher come from God: for no … Continue reading

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What Actually is God’s Grace? How Can We Define it?

Titus 2:11; Romans 5:15; Ephesians 2:8 The grace of God that bringeth salvation hath appeared to all men. For if through the offence of one many be dead, much more the grace of God, and the gift by grace, which … Continue reading

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The Gift of God’s Saving Grace Through Faith in Jesus Christ

John 1:16,17; Ephesians 2:8 And of his fullness have all we received, and grace for grace. For the law was given by Moses, but grace and truth came by Jesus Christ. By grace are ye saved through faith; and that … Continue reading

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The Absolute Necessity of the Holy Spirit’s Divine Light

Psalm 119:105; Psalm 19:8; Psalm 119:130; Psalm 36:9        Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path.        The commandment of the LORD is pure enlightening the eyes.        The entrance of thy word … Continue reading

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The Spirit of Adoption, Grace, & Supplications

Zechariah 12:10; Galatians 4:4-7; Romans 8:15        And I will pour upon the house of David, and upon the inhabitants of Jerusalem, the spirit of grace and supplications.        God sent forth his Son, made of a woman, made under … Continue reading

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The Marks of Spiritual Regeneration by the Holy Ghost

Acts 19:2        Have ye received the Holy Ghost since ye believed? GEORGE WHITEFIELD (1714-1770): I shall lay down some Scripture marks whereby we may know whether we have thus received the Holy Ghost or not…First I shall mention, is … Continue reading

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The Love of God in Jesus Christ Part 4: The Height of Christ’s Love

John 17:22-24        And the glory which thou gavest me I have given them; that they may be one, even as we are one: I in them, and thou in me, that they may be made perfect in one; and … Continue reading

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