Category: Eternal Vital Union

Thine They Were

Thine They Were Pastor Jesse Gistand Audio Sermon 05/01/2016 – 73m 04s John 17:1-9 “These words spake Jesus, and lifted up his eyes to heaven, and said, Father, the hour is come; glorify thy Son, that thy Son also may glorify thee: 2 As thou hast given him power over all flesh, that he should…

The Glorious Majesty of Christ’s Person (Part Two)

The Glorious Majesty of Christ’s Person  (Part Two) William Skelton, S.S. Published in The Earthen Vessel: and Christian Record & Review, 1846 – Volume II Return to Part One, Is there a conscience burdened sore with sin? We say, and say the truth, this blood makes clean, so efficacious is it in itself, that it…

The Glorious Majesty of Christ’s Person (Part One)

The Glorious Majesty of Christ’s Person  (Part One) William Skelton, S.S. Published in The Earthen Vessel: and Christian Record & Review, 1846 – Volume II Dear Mr. Editor, In perusing the cover of the August Vessel, your faithful correspondent, Conscience, proved to be to me a faithful monitor; he has spoken loudly and powerfully in the matter…

Some Thoughts On Balance and Maturity (Part One)

Some Thoughts On Balance and Maturity Not As One Who Has Arrived But As One Desiring To Be Led More Deeply In The Way I. THE CHRISTIAN’S OBEDIENCE TO THE WILL OF GOD After the inner man, the Christian absolutely desires to be obedient to all of the exhortations, commands, and verbal imperatives of God.…

Who Is The True Israel?

Who Is The True Israel? Who Is The True Israel (PDF Version) I. INTRODUCTION The entire premise of this article, and the passages contained herein, is that Christ is the True Israel of God. Everything found in the Old Testament and in the New Testament concerning Israel must be viewed through the blessed lens of…

Adam with Eve as a Type of Christ with His Elect

Adam with Eve as a Type of Christ with His Elect I. ADAM CREATED IN THE IMAGE OF GOD / CHRIST IS THE EXPRESS IMAGE OF THE TRIUNE GODHEAD: Of the first man, Adam, “God said, Let us make man in Our image, after Our likeness” (Gen 1:26). God the Word incarnate, The Lord Jesus…

Christ and His Church, One!

CHRIST AND HIS CHURCH, ONE! By William Gadsby, of Manchester William Gadsby For as the body is one, and hath many members, and all the members of that one body being many, are one body; so also is Christ — 1 Corinthians 12:18 The inseparable union which subsists between Christ and his church is a…

When Did God Start Loving His People?

When Did God Start Loving His People? By Curt Wildy There are those who believe that the love of God does not fall upon one of His elect until that elect child has been quickened and receives Christ by faith; this is blatant error. The chief misunderstanding here lies in the nature of God and His love.…