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Born Again, commonly misunderstood

Now, many have gone about preaching that the new birth is a new nature we should posses as a result of a christian leaving his old nature and therefore renewing himself.  819 more words

Christianity

Ralph Erskine fencing the Lord's Table

This post is taken from a ‘discourse before the service of the tables’ by Ralph Erskine on the words in Zechariah 13:7 – “Awake O sword against my shepherd, and against the man that is my fellow … etc” The sermon, on the same text, with the two table addresses is found in volume 1 of the Works of Ralph Erskine. 799 more words

Meditations For The Soul

William Gurnall on Sincerity

William Gurnall is best known for his masterly The Christian in Complete Armour described as “certainly one of the greatest of all the Puritan’s practical writings.” In it he unfolds and applies the passage in Ephesians chapter 6 dealing with the subject. 595 more words

Meditations For The Soul