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I Have Enough

Dec 9 IT is a very rare thing to meet with people who say that they have enough, for those who have most generally desire more, and those who have little feel that contentment is a thing which cannot reasonably be expected from them. For any person honestly and truthfully to say, “I have enough,” is so unusual a circumstance that I do not remember having heard it often. I have done...

Genesis 33:9, 11

Fountains of Repentant Tears

Oct 24 TRUE repentance is always the gift of God, and the work of the Holy Spirit in the soul. Man, left to himself, continues in sin. If he turns from his iniquity, it is because God turns him. By nature, his mind is set on mischief; and if that mind be changed, as it is in genuine repentance, it must be because the Lord himself has changed it. That repentance which...

Mark 14:72

The Great Miracle-Worker

Nov 21 I WILL make a preface out of the verse preceding our text: “Some of them”— that is, some of those who saw Lazarus raised from the dead, “went their ways to the Pharisees, and told them what things Jesus had done. Then gathered the chief priests and the Pharisees a council, and said, What do we? for this man doeth many miracles.” Mr. Whitefield once raised a great storm against...

John 11:47

What is Essential in Coming to God?

Dec 12 THE apostle had put Enoch down among the heroes of faith; and, to prove that Enoch was a man of faith, he says, “Before his translation he had this testimony, that he pleased God.” “Then,” argues Paul, “if he pleased God, he must have been a believing man, for the very lowest form of approach to God needs faith: ‘He that cometh to God must believe that he is, and...

Hebrews 11:6

Who Should be Baptized?

Jul 24 IT is not my wont to preach what people commonly call “baptizing sermons.” It is very seldom that I even mention the subject of baptism in my preaching, for I find that many of my hearers learn the Scriptural teaching concerning it without much help from me. Of those who have come to unite with us in church-fellowship, a very large proportion consists of persons who have searched out the truth...

Acts 8:37

Christ’s Manifestation to Mary Magdalene

Jul 3 Christ’s Manifestation to Mary Magdalene         Jesus saith unto her, Touch me not; for I am not yet ascended to my Father: but go to my brethren, and say unto them, I ascend unto my Father, and your Father; and to my God, and your God.” — John xx. 17. *This date is an approximation of when this sermon was deliver. THIS was the first appearance of our...

John 20:17