Test All Things

I do and am constantly maintaining both privately and publicly as far as ever the Lord has enabled me the wonders, the glories, the beauties and the preciousness of love. And...

Of old, God complained to Israel, “Thou thoughtest that I was altogether as thyself” (Psalm 50:21). Such must NOW be His indictment against an apostate Christendom. Men imagine that the Most...

Henry Mahan said so many times that “A man cannot tell what he does not know any more than he can come back from where he has never been”. He of...

I have noticed that the main issue that men grapple with over the doctrine of election is not whether or not the Scripture teaches it. Any honesty at all will make...

I have often heard it said of persons, that such and such an one has a gift. What gift, I ask? natural? or spiritual? For, I am persuaded, there is a...

“God is a good parent and He is never merciful to wilful disobedience. And the reason he’s never merciful is because He doesn’t want you to ever count on mercy when...

“Supposing that gain is godliness; from such withdraw thyself. But godliness with contentment is great gain. And having food and clothes let us be content. But they that will be rich...

A.W. Tozer the Arminian “Redemption is an objective fact. It is a work potentially saving, wrought for man, but done independent of and exterior to the individual. Christ’s work on Calvary...

“The Lord also tells me to tell you, in mid 90s, about ’94 or ’95, no later than that, God will destroy the homosexual community of America. But He will not...

We live in days of great social change. Rapid change. Hardly a month seems to pass when some new law isn’t passed, or some movement appears to triumph in a further...

“For ever, O LORD, Thy Word is settled in heaven.” (Psalm 119:89) Quote: “We never want to focus on more narrow aspects of Reformed theology to the neglect of truths that...

John Piper says: the earth is billions of years old if it wants to be, whatever science says it is, it is!

The complete works of Andrew Fuller (1754-1815) are now on the market, probably for the first time this century. They are strongly recommended by Sword and Trowel as “a magnificent collection...

The world He suffered to redeem: For all He hath the atonement made; For those that will not come to Him The ransom of His life was paid! O for a...

God, ever merciful and just With newborn babes did Tophet fill; Down into endless torments thrust; Merely to show His sovereign will. This is that ‘Horrible Decree!’ This that wisdom from...

Oh Horrible Decree Worthy of whence it came! Forgive their hellish blasphemy Who charge it on the Lamb. The righteous God consigned Them over to their doom, And sent the Saviour...

“If we had more sleepless nights in prayer, there would be far fewer souls to have a sleepless eternal night in hell.” (Leonard Ravenhill – “Revival God’s Way” – Page 52,...

In a word, God, looking on all ages, from the creation to the consummation, as a moment, and seeing at once whatever is in the hearts of all the children of...

What is then the perfection of which man is capable while he dwells in a corruptible body? It is the complying with that kind command, “My son, give me thy heart.”...

“Destroy not him with thy meat, for whom Christ died,” (Rom. xiv. 15,) – a clear proof that Christ died, not only for those that are saved, but also for them...

“It has also been suggested, that ‘Mr. Wesley is a very laborious man;’ not more laborious, I presume, than a certain active being, who is said to go to and fro...

But if this be so, then is all preaching vain. It is needless to them that are elected; for they, whether with preaching or without, will infallibly be saved. … This,...

That are the benefits we receive by baptism, is the next point to be considered. And the first of these is, the washing away the guilt of original sin, by the...

How mysterious that the thorn, which is the emblem of the fall of man, should be laden with beauty, teeming with fragrance, abounding with endless profusion of scents and hues, embellishing...

“So Piper, just be simple a minute, do you believe Jesus died for all people? Just give us a straight out answer. And I’m not going to play politics, I’m not...

“Christ died for all sinners, so that IF you will repent and believe in Christ, then the death of Jesus will become effective in your case and will take away your...

December 1991 marked the 300th anniversary of the death of the famous Puritan Richard Baxter. There has been much about this man in contemporary Christian magazines, but not a word of...

In 2004, John Piper gave a speech claiming to teach Limited Atonement. Here is a link to that entire speech: http://www.theresurgence.com/reformission_2004-11-09_session_03_audio_piper_pt.2 In that speech, he endorsed Millard J. Erickson’s theology as...

First, some Christians (e.g., Nazarene, Assemblies of God, Foursquare, Calvary Chapel, Methodist, Christian Church) believe that Jesus died for the sins of all people. This position is commonly referred to as...

Can we consistently hold with the hart and run with the hound? Is it consistent for the Old School Baptist to take their stand against the corrupting abominations of the present...

In a letter to his brother Charles in June 1766, the Arminian evangelist John Wesley, now in his sixties, confesses that he does not and never did love God, believe or...

Mark Driscoll says that Jesus lusted after women and wanted to sleep with his female disciples. “If you’re tempted to these sorts of things — including sexual sin — some of...

“In my own life, I occasionally receive prophetic dreams, where God tells me about people and circumstances in the future that ultimately come to pass just like God said. Occasionally, just...

“Who’s the happiest christian preacher out there? I’ll give you an example his name is Joel Osteen…He is my christian brother, I do believe that…And I’ll tell you what doesn’t bother...

“We think the book of James is trash…I personally cannot find anything of redeeming value from the book of James” (Brandan Kraft – July 19th, 2007 (Kraft posted the following quote...

“We think the book of James is trash…I personally cannot find anything of redeeming value from the book of James”(Brandan Kraft – July 19th, 2007) (Kraft posted the following quote on...

“So to Calvin; every word enshrined in the books of Esther, Ecclesiastes, the Song of Songs, and James are as sacred and certain as the person and work of Jesus Christ...

This article is titled, “The Gnostics”. One criticism that has been leveled at my sermons is this. They say: People are turned off from listening to my sermons because I dare...

Once a man makes the conversion of sinners his prime design and all-consuming end and NOT THE GLORY OF GOD, he is exceedingly apt to adopt a wrong course. Instead of...