Tag: All of Grace

All of Grace: An Earnest Word with Those Who Are Seeking Salvation by the Lord Jesus Christ

HOW REPENTANCE IS GIVEN TO RETURN to the grand text: “Him hath God exalted with his right hand to be a Prince and a Saviour, for to give repentance to Israel, and forgiveness of sins.” Our Lord Jesus Christ has gone up that grace…

All of Grace: An Earnest Word with Those Who Are Seeking Salvation by the Lord Jesus Christ

REPENTANCE MUST GO WITH FORGIVENESS IT IS CLEAR from the text which we have lately quoted that repentance is bound up with the forgiveness of sins. In Acts 5:31 we read that Jesus is “exalted to give repentance and forgiveness of sins.” These two…

All of Grace: An Earnest Word with Those Who Are Seeking Salvation by the Lord Jesus Christ

“MY REDEEMER LIVETH” CONTINUALLY have I spoken to the reader concerning Christ crucified, who is the great hope of the guilty; but it is our wisdom to remember that our Lord has risen from the dead and lives eternally. You are not asked to…

All of Grace: An Earnest Word with Those Who Are Seeking Salvation by the Lord Jesus Christ

REGENERATION AND THE HOLY SPIRIT YE MUST BE BORN AGAIN.” This word of our Lord Jesus has appeared to flame in the way of many, like the drawn sword of the cherub at the gate of Paradise. They have despaired, because this change is…

All of Grace: An Earnest Word with Those Who Are Seeking Salvation by the Lord Jesus Christ

THE INCREASE OF FAITH HOW CAN WE OBTAIN an increase of faith? This is a very earnest question to many. They say they want to believe, but cannot. A great deal of nonsense is talked upon this subject. Let us be strictly practical in…

All of Grace: An Earnest Word with Those Who Are Seeking Salvation by the Lord Jesus Christ

ALAS! I CAN DO NOTHING! AFTER THE ANXIOUS HEART has accepted the doctrine of atonement, and learned the great truth that salvation is by faith in the Lord Jesus, it is often sore troubled with a sense of inability toward that which is good….

All of Grace: An Earnest Word with Those Who Are Seeking Salvation by the Lord Jesus Christ

WHY ARE WE SAVED BY FAITH? WHY IS FAITH SELECTED as the channel of salvation? No doubt this inquiry is often made. “By grace are ye saved through faith,” is assuredly the doctrine of Holy Scripture, and the ordinance of God; but why is…

All of Grace: An Earnest Word with Those Who Are Seeking Salvation by the Lord Jesus Christ

WHY ARE WE SAVED BY FAITH? WHY IS FAITH SELECTED as the channel of salvation? No doubt this inquiry is often made. “By grace are ye saved through faith,” is assuredly the doctrine of Holy Scripture, and the ordinance of God; but why is…

All of Grace: An Earnest Word with Those Who Are Seeking Salvation by the Lord Jesus Christ

FAITH, WHAT IS IT? WHAT IS THIS FAITH concerning which it is said, “By grace are ye saved, through faith?” There are many descriptions of faith; but almost all the definitions I have met with have made me understand it less than I did…

All of Grace: An Earnest Word with Those Who Are Seeking Salvation by the Lord Jesus Christ

BY GRACE THROUGH FAITH “By grace are ye saved, through faith” (Ephesians 2:8). I THINK IT WELL to turn a little to one side that I may ask my reader to observe adoringly the fountain-head of our salvation, which is the grace of God….