The Sinner’s Friend


The Sinner's Friend   "A friend of publicans and sinners."—Matthew 11:19      Many a true word is spoken in jest, and many a tribute to virtue has been unwittingly paid by the sinister lips of malice. The enemies of our Lord Jesus Christ thought to brand him with infamy, hold him up to derision, and hand his …


The Chief of Sinners

January 1, 1970

The Chief of Sinners   “Sinners; of whom I am chief.”—1 Timothy 1:15.    WHO among all the Scriptural writers can compare with Paul in the fullness of his testimony to the grace of God? Upon the doctrines of grace, upon the experience of grace, upon everything that has to do with the exceeding abundant grace of God through …

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Sinners Bound with the Cords of Sin

February 13, 1870

Sinners Bound with the Cords of Sin   “His own iniquities shall take the wicked himself, and he shall be holden with the cords of his sins.”— Proverbs v. 22.   THE first sentence has reference to a net, in which birds or beasts are taken. The ungodly man first of all finds sin to be a bait, and, …