The Gospel

He Makes Every Gospel Truth As Wine

We have this, then, by the Spirit :—he teaches us of the love of God in Christ; he makes every gospel truth as wine well refined to our souls, and the good things of it to be a feast of fat things;—gives us joy and gladness of heart with all that we know of God; which is the great […]

We Are Ordered That We May Have Enjoyment

This is the aim and intendment of the Lord Christ in the institution of all gospel ordinances and administrations,—that they may be of use for the house and family of God, and all his children and servants therein. It is true, the word is preached to all the world, to gather in the children of God’s purpose that […]

He Did Not Yield Obedience For Himself

Galations 4:4, 5, “God sent forth his Son, made of a woman, made under the law, to redeem them that were under the law.” He was both made of a woman, and made under the law; that is, obedient to it for us. The end here, both of the incarnation and obedience of Christ to the law was all to […]

Surrendering To Pagan Philosophy

Let anyone, ignoring the Headship of all things in Christ, surrender himself to pagan philosophy (that is, commit himself to inborn human pride and most sensless self-deification) and he will find it a hard thing to believe the gospel. After all, the gospel must tell him that he is nothing, in himself powerless. In his […]