Chapter 14: Visible Churches Warned

‘He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the Churches’ (Rev. 3:22). I suppose I may take it for granted that every reader of this message belongs to some visible church of Christ. I do not ask now whether you are an Episcopalian, or a Presbyterian, or an Independent. I … [Read more…]

Chapter 11: Christ’s Greatest Trophy

“And one of the malefactors which were hanged railed on Him, saying, ‘If Thou Be Christ, Save Thyself and Us. ’ But the other answering rebuked him, saying, ‘Dost Not Thou Fear God, Seeing Thou Art in the Same Condemnation? and We Indeed Justly; For We Receive the Due Reward of Our Deeds But This … [Read more…]

Chapter 10: A woman to be remembered

“Remember Lot’s wife” (Luke 17:32). There are few warnings in Scripture more solemn than that which heads this page. The Lord Jesus Christ says to us, “Remember Lot’s wife.” Lot’s wife was a professor of religion; her husband was a “righteous man” (2 Pet. 2:8). She left Sodom with him on the day when Sodom … [Read more…]

Chapter 9: Lot–A Beacon

Chapter 9: Lot—A Beacon “He lingered” (Gen. 19:16). The Holy Scriptures, which were written for our learning, contain beacons as well as patterns. They show us examples of what we should avoid, as well as examples of what we should follow. The man whose name heads this page is set for a beacon to the … [Read more…]