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A.W. Pink

The Fact of the Redeemer's Return

A.W. PinkThe Redeemer’s Return THE FACT OF THE REDEEMER’S RETURN Chapter 3 "I will come again and receive you unto Myself; that where I am there ye may be also" John 14:3 It has been pointed out by another that the New Testament is concerned mainly with the presentation of three great facts: first, that the ... Read More
A.W. Pink

The Meaning of "KOSMOS" in John 3:16

A.W. PinkIt may appear to some of our readers that the exposition we have given of John 3:16 in the chapter on "Difficulties and Objections" is a forced and unnatural one, inasmuch as our definition of the term "world" seems to be out of harmony with the meaning and scope of this word in other passages, wher... Read More
A.W. Pink

The Sovereignty of God) Chapter One - God's Sovereignty Defined

A.W. Pink"Thine, O LORD, is the greatness, and the power, and the glory, and the victory, and the majesty: for all that is in the heaven and in the earth is Thine; Thine is the kingdom, O LORD, and Thou art exalted as Head above all" (1 Chron. 29:11). The Sovereignty of God is an expression that once was gen... Read More
Basilea Schlink

(You Will Never Be The Same) 0 ii - My Most Important Discovery After my College Years

Basilea SchlinkWe are all the same. We live with our families or we spend time with other people at work or at school, and always notice their behaviour very accurately. Some are irritable and touchy; others easily lose their temper. Some are hurt so easily; others are dishonest, and still others give in to all th... Read More
Basilea Schlink

(You Will Never Be The Same) 08 - Criticizing: Judging

Basilea SchlinkIncluded in the sins of pride, which God treats especially severely, are the sins of criticizing and judging. "God opposes the proud" (I Pet. 5: 5). Even if a person believes in Jesus, if at the same time, he persists in judging others God is not for him. Then God has to be against him. But it would... Read More
Basilea Schlink

(You Will Never Be The Same) 21 - Irreconciliation: Bitterness

Basilea SchlinkWhen people live together in reconciliation, there is peace and joy, a bit of paradise. But in a house where people have bitter thoughts in their hearts about each other, where they quarrel and do not forgive, there is a bit of hell. We know how seldom we find homes that are like a bit of paradise. ... Read More
Charles G. Finney

The Editors of The Independent

Charles G. FinneyTo the Editors of The Independent 12 December 1850 [Published in the "Foreign Correspondence" column of The Independent (New York), 17 April 1851. p. 61. It was also published the same day in The New-York Evangelist, 17 April 1851, p. 64, with part of one paragraph omitted, and a few other minor var... Read More
Erlo Stegen

Forgiveness and mercy

Erlo StegenMatt 18:21 - 35 Peter was a very rough man doing things at the spur of the moment. So he asked how many times he should forgive his brother. Only till seven times? But Jesus answered him, not seven times, but seventy times seven. The Lord notes down every time you have a grudge, or are stiff-necked.... Read More
Erlo Stegen

The humanity of Jesus Christ

Erlo StegenLuke 2:41-52 This is Sanctity Life Sunday, the tenth anniversary of the legalisation of abortion in South Africa. According to official figures more than 600,000 children have been legally murdered by abortion since its legalisation on 1Feb 1997. Only an evil woman will kill her own child, and only ... Read More
J.C. Ryle

Expository Thoughts On Luke - Luke 17:1-4

J.C. RyleSTUMBLING BLOCKS We are taught for one thing in these verses, the great sinfulness of putting stumbling-blocks in the way of other men's souls. The Lord Jesus says, "Woe unto him through whom offences come! It were better for him that a mill-stone were hung about his neck, and he cast into the sea, ... Read More

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