“Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God.” -Matthew 5:8 Purity is not innocence; it is much more. Purity is the outcome of the sustained spiritual sympathy with God. We have to grow in purity. The life with God may be right and the inner purity remains unsullied, and yet every now… Continue reading Vision by Personal Purity
“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” – John 3:16 Salvation is not merely deliverance from sin, nor the experience of personal holiness; the salvation of God is deliverance out of self entirely into union with Himself.… Continue reading The Abandonment of God
“He must increase, but I must decrease.” – John 3:30 If you become a necessity to a soul, you are out of God’s order. As a worker, your great responsibility is to be a friend of the Bridegroom. When once you see a soul in sight of the claims of Jesus Christ, you know that… Continue reading Decreasing Into His Purpose
“By this we believe… Jesus answered…, Do ye now believe?” John 16:30-31 Now we believe. Jesus says– “Do you? The time is coming when you will leave Me alone.” Many a Christian worker has left Jesus Christ alone and gone into work from a sense of duty, or from a sense of need arising out… Continue reading Do You Now Believe?
… so that I might finish my course with joy, and the ministry, which I have received of the Lord Jesus. – Acts 20:24 Joy means the perfect fulfillment of that for which I was created and regenerated, not the successful doing of a thing. The joy of Our Lord had lay in doing what… Continue reading Is He really Lord?