Richard Sibbes: “Nothing Will Melt the Hard Heart of Man but the Blood of Christ”

…tenderness of heart is wrought by an apprehension of tenderness and love in Christ. A soft heart is made soft by the blood of Christ. Many say that an adamant [stone] cannot be melted with fire, but by blood. I cannot tell whether this be true or no; but I am sure nothing will melt…

6 Vital Elements of the Gospel Message (Peter got it Right)

Peter’s gospel sermon on the day of Pentecost contained at least six vital elements that must mark our gospel preaching. When presenting the gospel, we do not consciously address each of these points, but rather our gospel message should be seasoned throughout with these truths. Otherwise our gospel message will be lacking, and will…

Spurgeon: "Why Christ Offends People"

...Christ lays the axe at the root of the tree; he tells them that these things must be given up... “As it is written, Behold, I lay in Sion a stumblingstone and rock of offence: and whosoever believeth on him shall not be ashamed.” (Romans 9:33) …Among the present assembly there are some who…

Rolfe Barnard: "Christ Desires to be Recognized as Lord"

You will never know Jesus Christ as Saviour to keep you out of Hell and take you to Heaven, apart from absolute surrender and submission to Him as the absolute Lord of your life… The following is part 3 from a Rolfe Barnard sermon entitled, “The Purpose Why Christ Died And Rose Again.” For to…

Rolfe Barnard: "Christ Deserves to be Lord Over All"

It is not a question of whether you will bow to Christ — it is a question of when. The following is part 2 from a Rolfe Barnard sermon entitled, “The Purpose Why Christ Died And Rose Again.” For to this end Christ both died, and rose, and revived, that he might be Lord both of…