While reading Owen’s work on “Overcoming Sin and Temptation” I came across an excellent few lines on dealing with heart issues in sermons. It struck me, because it’s so easy to deal with sin superficially in the pulpit, instead of taking the time to dig up the roots. 224 more words
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I say, then, that the first thing in mortification is the weakening of this habit, that it shall not impel and tumultuate as formerly; that it shall not entice and draw aside; that it shall not disquiet and perplex the killing of its life, vigor, promptness, and readiness to be stirring.
The Westminster Conference will take place later this year, God willing, in central London at Regent Hall on Oxford Street. As usual, there are two days of lectures and discussion, Tuesday 8th and Wednesday 9th December. 576 more words
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“The difference between believers and unbelievers as to knowledge, is not so much in the matter of their knowledge, as in the manner of knowing…