Jonathan Watson of The Banner of Truth Trust has written an insightful article on Spurgeon’s goals in preaching to unbelievers. Colin Adams has boiled this lengthy article down into an accessible outline.
Fabulous quote from Piper at Expository Thoughts.
Ligonier has posted a great article by Terry Johnson called “The Gain of Godliness.”
Pulpit Magazine has a good article on the relationship of the Holy Spirit to the Old Testament saint.
Nathan Busenitz at Pulpit Magazine has quoted a very helpful and interesting passage from Justin Martyr’s description of a Sunday church gathering during the Ante Nicene period.
“The world’s idea that everyone, from childhood up, should be able at all times to succeed in measurable ways, and that it is a great disgrace not to, hangs over the Christian community like a pall of acrid smoke.”
–J.I. Packer, A Passion for Faithfulness: Wisdom From the Book of Nehemiah, p. 206.
Thanks to Justin Taylor for this.