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New Great Awakening Needed NOW!

by Rev. Austin Miles

This is not about church revival even though that could be examined, considering the effect it produced. The urgent necessity of a  1,404 more words

Christianity

The Cross and the Crown

Puritan Jonathan Edwards – The Cross and the Crown (Christian devotional)

Luke 9:23 Then He said to them all, “If anyone desires to come after Me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross daily, and follow Me. 45 more words

Jesus Christ

Puritan Jonathan Edwards - The Cross and the Crown (Christian devotional)

Puritan Jonathan Edwards – The Cross and the Crown (Christian devotional)

Luke 9:23 Then He said to them all, “If anyone desires to come after Me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross daily, and follow Me. 606 more words

Preacher

BECAUSE HE LIVES

Life naturally presents circumstances that we perceive as being beyond what our muscles, reasoning ability, money and strong will can persevere. These circumstances are as a result of an intricate web of causes involving fellow humans focused on inflicting pain as well as mistakes done by well-meaning individuals. 927 more words

Bible

I RESOLVE...

I came across the works of Jonathan Edwards, an 18th century theologian. An interesting guy. Missionary to the Housatanic Indians. Participant in the experimental inoculation of smallpox. 2,739 more words

FAITH

Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God

Jonathan Edwards (1703-1758)

Enfield, Connecticut
July 8, 1741

Their foot shall slide in due time. Deuteronomy 32:35

In this verse is threatened the vengeance of God on the wicked unbelieving Israelites, who were God’s visible people, and who lived under the means of grace; but who, notwithstanding all God’s wonderful works towards them, remained (as vers 28.) void of counsel, having no understanding in them.

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The Excellences of Christ

It is time for Tuesdays with Edwards!

In August, 1736, Edwards preached a sermon called The Excellency of Christ in which he explores a series of pairs of characteristics of Jesus that you would not expect to find in any one person. 1,885 more words

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