Eternal Life

The Water of Life

Jan 01

The Water of Life   “The woman saith unto him, Sir, give me this water.” — John 4:15.   You will remember that our Saviour had been speaking to the woman of Samaria concerning living water. He had endeavoured to catch her attention by using a metaphor to her work and her position. Water was uppermost in her thoughts, …

John:4:15

Life Eternal

Jan 01

Life Eternal   “And I give unto them eternal life; and they shall never perish, neither shall any man pluck them out of my hand.”— John x. 28.   SOME will say that this is a mixed congregation, and that such a doctrine as this should not be advanced in the presence of ungodly men and women. This shows …

John:10:28

Eternal Life Within Present Grasp

Feb 06

Eternal Life Within Present Grasp    “Lay hold on eternal life.” — 1 Timothy vi. 12. “Laying up in store for themselves a good foundation against the time to come, that they may lay hold on eternal life.”— 1 Timothy vi. 19.   “LAY hold on eternal life.” Observe that this precept is preceded by another — “Fight the good …

1 Timothy:6:12

Eternal Life!

Feb 06

Eternal Life!   “This is life eternal, that they might know thee the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom thou hast sent.” — John xvii. 3 “We are in him that is true, even in his Son Jesus Christ. This is the true God, and eternal life. Little children, keep yourselves from idols.” — 1 John v. …

John:17:3

Life’s Ever-Springing Well

Apr 04

Life's Ever-Springing Well   “The water that I shall give him shall be in him a well of water springing up into everlasting life.” — John 4:14.   You have been busy all the week with external things. You have had to deal with the questions, “What shall we eat, and what shall we drink, and wherewithal shall we …

John:4:14

The Mysteries of the Brazen Serpent

Sep 27

The Mysteries of the Brazen Serpent   "And as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, even so must the Son of man be lifted up: That whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have eternal life."—John 3:14        We are told by wise men that all languages are based upon figures, that the speech …

John:3:14