Effectual Calling

A Family Sermon

Oct 29

A Family Sermon   “And the Lord said unto Noah, Come thou and all thy house into the ark…. And Noah went in, and his sons, and his wife, and his sons’ wives with him, into the ark, because of the waters of the flood.”— Genesis vii.1 and 7.   GOD in infinite grace had entered into covenant with …

Genesis:7:1

The Special Call and the Unfailing Result

Jan 01

The Special Call and the Unfailing Result   “God is faithful, by whom ye were called unto the fellowship of his Son Jesus Christ our Lord.”   — 1 Corinthians 1:9.   As I look round upon this large Church, numbering far above two thousand members, my soul is often cast down within me, yea, I am brought into the …

1 Corinthians:1:9

Effectual Calling – Illustrated by the Call of Abram

Nov 29

Effectual Calling - Illustrated by the Call of Abram   “They went forth to go into the land of Canaan; and into the land of Canaan they came.” — Genesis 12:5.   IF you desire to know the character of a child, you will probably learn much about it from observing the father. The young bird flies and sings …

Genesis:12:5

Wanted, A Guestchamber

Dec 15

Wanted, A Guestchamber   “The Master saith, Where is the guestchamber, where I shall eat the passover with my disciples?” — Mark 14:14.   As far as we know, out of the many thousands who had come to Jerusalem from the utmost ends of the earth to keep the passover, none were left unaccommodated with a guestchamber except our …

Mark:14:14

The Great Attraction

Oct 13

The Great Attraction   “And I, if I be lifted up from the earth, will draw all men unto me.” — John 12:32.   THE death of our Lord Jesus Christ must have appeared to his apostles to be an unmitigated misfortune. No doubt they conceived that it would be the death of the cause, a heavy blow, and …

John:12:32

Effectual Calling

Mar 30

Effectual Calling   "When Jesus came to the place, he looked up, and saw him, and said unto him, Zaccheus, make haste and come down; for to-day I must abide at thy house."—Luke 19:5        Notwithstanding our firm belief that you are in the main well instructed in the doctrines of the everlasting gospel, we are continually …

Luke:19:5