Part 24 Isaiah: The Prophet of Grace Key Text: Chapter 40:1 “Comfort ye, comfort ye my people, saith your God.” Isaiah commences a section known in our Bible as the Major Prophets. The Jews, however, called this section the Latter Prophets or the Writing Prophets. The latter title emphasised that... Continue Reading →
"The heart of the Spirit is infinitely more tender towards us than that of the most affectionate parent can be towards an only child.
In the best possible sense the Christian should be addicted to the Holy Ghost, craving each and every day His infilling. This study poses a challenging question that we need to take to heart: Have we a thirst for the power of the Holy Ghost?
"Solomon in his naivety thought that he could enjoy whatever woman he desired because he offered everything by way of riches and material comfort. In the case of this young woman, however, he could not give her what her Shepherd could supply, true love."
The middle aged father sat in the congregation listening to another sermon, praying, wanting to believe there would be a message of hope. He has grown desperate when looking at the wreckage of sin in the life of his son, now turned 19. The abuse of alcohol, the increasing smoking habit and the justification... Continue Reading →
The term sanctification means to be set apart for God. Sanctification is the ongoing process of dying unto sin and living unto righteousness...People progressing in Sanctification are being changed in their hearts by the Holy Ghost into the likeness of Christ.
Eighteenth Century Philosopher David Hume was one of the great thinkers in the period of history known as the enlightenment. His ideas, however, were atheistic, with his denial of God and the miraculous. Towards the end of his life, however, he showed how his ideas were flawed in that they could not bring the individual... Continue Reading →
The intercession of the Spirit is not to be confused with the intercession of Christ at the right hand of God. Christ prays for us as our Mediator. The Holy Spirit, however, prays within our hearts, giving us desires, praises and petitions as we pray. Therefore the intercession of the Holy Ghost is our intercession and His groanings are our groanings.