Unleashed Wrath

A sobering thought from Jonathan Edwards. Since what he says is controversial in today’s theological landscape, especially with things like universalism abounding, words like these are needed all the more in our day to remind us of the hard truths of God and every man’s desperate, desperate need of a Savior. Deuteronomy 9:7- “Remember, and … More Unleashed Wrath

Relief in God Alone

“When men had lost a spiritual acquaintance with the covenant of grace and mystery of the Gospel, the design of eternal love and efficacy of the blood of Christ, they betook themselves for relief, under their entanglements, to the broken cisterns mentioned. This mistake is predominant in all that are under the law; that is, … More Relief in God Alone

The Depths of Sin

Psalm 130:1 “Out of the depths have I cried unto thee, O┬áLord.” “Perplexed thoughtfulness about their great unkindness towards God, is another part of the depths of sin-entangled souls. So David complains, ‘I have remembered God, and was troubled.’ Psalm 77:3. How came the remembrance of God to be a matter of trouble to him? … More The Depths of Sin

“All the Graces of Christianity Connected”

Jonathan Edwards on Romans 5:3-5, which says, “Tribulation worketh patience; and patience, experience; and experience, hope; and hope maketh not ashamed; because the love of God is shed abroad in our hearts.” He says: “The graces of Christianity depend upon one another. There is not only a connection, whereby they are always joined together, but … More “All the Graces of Christianity Connected”

James 2:19

“You believe that God is one. You do well; the demons also believe, and shudder.”         Andrew Fuller “Judge, my friend, and let the reader judge, whether the meaning of the apostle be not expressed in the following paraphrase: Show me, if thou canst, a faith which is of any value without … More James 2:19

Hebrews 1

“God… hath in these last days spoken unto us by His Son.” Jesus is set in juxtaposition with the fathers and prophets that have gone before. The purpose that God had for these men in the past was to communicate truth to His people, namely His will for them, and through this to reveal something … More Hebrews 1