Desire or Duty?

In a recent conversation with a fellow pastor we discussed the relationship of duty to obedience. He stated that a Christian should not do anything just because it is required to do so. A Christian should obey because he wants to do it. My assertion is that Christians must often do things because we have…… Continue reading Desire or Duty?

The Uplifted Christ

The Great Attraction: The Uplifted Christ R.A. Torrey And I, if I be lifted up from the earth, will draw all men unto myself (John 12:32) IN A RECENT ADVERTISEMENT OF A Sunday evening service in one of. our American cities it was stated that there would be three attractions: a high-class movie show, a…… Continue reading The Uplifted Christ

Union and Unity

Jesus is the union of believers, the connection which unites Christian with Christian. The local church is a reality because those who join together in a local assembly are already joined together in Christ. He is the vine, we are the branches. We share the same relationship to one another that the branches of an…… Continue reading Union and Unity