Christ's Return

An Awful Premonition

Jan 01

An Awful Premonition   “Verily I say unto you, there be some standing here, which shall not taste of death, till they see the Son of Man coming in his kingdom,”—Matthew 16:28.    I MUST confess that I have frequently read this verse with but a vague sense of its profound impressiveness, and I have passed it over rapidly …

Matthew:16:28

Between the Two Appearings

Mar 15

Between the Two Appearings   “Now once in the end of the world hath he appeared to put away sin by the sacrifice of himself. And as it is appointed unto men once to die, but after this the judgment: so Christ was once offered to bear the sins of many; and unto them that look for …

Hebrews:9:26-28

The Two Appearings and the Discipline of Grace

Apr 04

THE TWO APPEARINGS AND THE DISCIPLINE OF GRACE.   “For the grace of God that bringeth salvation hath appeared to all men, teaching us that, denying ungodliness and worldly lusts, we should live soberly, righteously, and godly, in this present world; looking for that blessed hope, and the glorious appearing of the great God and our Saviour …

Titus:2:11-14

The Ascension and the Second Advent Practically Considered

Dec 28

The Ascension and the Second Advent Practically Considered   “And while they looked stedfastlv toward heaven as he went up, behold, two men stood by them in white apparel; which also said, Ye men of Galilee, why stand ye gazing up into heaven? this same Jesus, which is taken up from you into heaven, shall so come …

Acts:1:10-11

Christ our life – Soon to Appear

Feb 26

Christ our life - Soon to Appear   “When Christ, who is our life, shall appear, then shall ye also appear with him in glory.”— Colossians 3:4.   MY discourse on Sabbath mornings is very frequently the gathering up of the thoughts and experiences of the week— a handful of barley which I have gleaned among the sheaves; but …

Colossians:3:4

God’s Estimate of Time

Apr 27

God's Estimate of Time   “ But, beloved, be not ignorant of this one thing, that one day is with the Lord as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day.”— 2 Peter 3:8        FROM this text certain persons, more desirous to find arguments for their theories, than a truthful exposition of the apostle’s …

2 Peter:3:8