Resolve & Faith: Prayer Week Five

Resolve and Faith “I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 3:14 In our pampered day and age, we have very little resolve. As a matter of fact, resolve is not really even talked about any more. Not only do we not talk about …

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Prayer: The Life of God in the Soul of Man

There is without doubt, to grow deeper in our walk with God and relationship with Christ, we must be like our Lord  be about His business. But how can we be such a people and do such things when the world and all it's carnal desires seeks to drain the life out of us? How …

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How Are We Being Moved?

"Then Jesus, moved with compassion, stretched out His hand and touched him, and said to him, 'I am willing; be cleansed.'" Mark 1:41 In this day in age we seemed to moved about so many things. But are we being 'moved with compassion?' Oh how we are to be moved with compassion over souls who …

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Broken Fetters

"Oh! the happiness of those souls that have broken the fetters of self-love, and disentangled their affections from every narrow and peculiar good, whose understandings are enlightened by the Holy Spirit, and their wills enlarged to the extent of thine, who love thee above all things, and all mankind for thy sake! "Oh! teach me …

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Personally and Private

I want you to think about the great difference we have in ministers such as Henry Scougal of the late 1600's and that of today, especially regarding of the concern of people's souls. What if pastors and elders today cared to practice this (see below)? Would sin be as rampant in the professing Church? Would …

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The Life of God in the Soul of Man – Henry Scougal

Just before the Great Awakening, a young George Whitefield, yet unconverted, was given a small book entitled, "The Life of God in the Soul of Man," by Henry Scougal. A young Charles Wesley, a member of the Holy Club, and not yet converted himself, gave George the book that would forever change His life, genuinely …

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