Christian Love 6: His Love Fulfills

By Hugh Binning Add to this another special mark of how great an excellence Paul puts on love, or Christian love.  "but the goal of this command is love, out of a pure heart and a good conscience and sincere faith;" (1st Tim.1:5) If this were rightly thought on, I believe it would fill our [...]

Sweet Drops 5: He Rules our Hearts

By Richard Sibbes Where Christ as a prophet teaches by his Spirit, he likewise as a king subdues the heart by his Spirit to obedience to what is taught. This is the teaching which is promised of God, when not only the brain but the heart itself is taught; when men do not only know [...]

Chapman’s S.O.S. 1:1

By R.C. Chapman Let him kiss me with kisses of His mouth; for Your love is better than wine. Song of Solomon 1:1 You “King of Kings and Lord of Lords” (1st Timothy 6:15, Revelation 19:16), we may speak with You freely, for You are the Lamb that was slain (Revelation 5:12) –You are our [...]

Some Drops of Sweetness 3

By Richard Sibbes   God calls him here his servant.  Christ was God's servant in the greatest piece of service there ever was, a chosen and the choice servant who did and suffered all by commission from the Father.  In this we may see the sweet love of God to us, in the way he [...]

Excerpts of Mercy

Richard Baxter The Conviction of Sin Hugh Binning Christ’s Righteousness Christian Love: T.O.C. John Bunyan Merciful Appeal to Sinners R.C. Chapman Meditations on the Song of Solomon: T.O.C. Thomas a Kempis, Imitation of Christ, Ch. 1 Thomas Manton’s Merciful Appeals John Newton “Benefit of Affliction” John Newton “Those mistakes, blemishes and faults in others” Richard [...]

Some Drops of Sweetness 2

By Richard Sibbes     “God in Christ would save us by a triumphant and abundant love and mercy  and, the Spirit of God never goes but where there is a magnifying of the love and mercy of God in Christ; therefore the ministry of the gospel, which only reveals the kindness and love of God [...]

Covering Our Righteousness

I would like to introduce you to Hugh Binning.  I strongly believe it was through reading His writings and the psalms, and meeting with my brother encouraging one another to Jesus, That the Lord finally broke through to me.  I finally trusted in the mercy and goodness of God to save me, and the righteousness [...]

God’s Mercy Revealed

John 3:16    For God so loved the world, that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish, but have eternal life.   This is the mercy of God revealed for us.  God so loves us that He incredibly humbled and lowered Himself to become a man.  God [...]

Wrestling a Good God

I have come to love the psalms. The psalms to me are a window into the heart of God, a window into seeing the connecting of His heart with ours.  I’ve been thinking a lot about depressed saints lately.  I would like to help, however I know for some, depression is no easy fix. I [...]