Have you Received the Holy Spirit? by James Smith

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“Have you received the Holy Spirit?” Acts 19:2 What are the evidences of having received the Holy Spirit?    If we have received the Holy Spirit — the Lord Jesus stands high in our estimation — and our views of ourselves are very humbling. And just in proportion to the power and depth of the Spirit’s work — will be …

Holly SandsHave you Received the Holy Spirit? by James Smith

The Power of the Holy Spirit by J.C. Ryle

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There is hope in the Gospel for any man, so long as he lives. There is infinite willingness in Christ to pardon sin. There is infinite power in the Holy Spirit to change hearts. There are many diseases of the body which are incurable. The cleverest doctors cannot heal them. But, thank God! there are no incurable diseases of soul. …

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If Our Faith Stops at the Cross by J.R. Miller

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The women had brought spices, expecting to find Jesus’ body wrapped in burial garments, lying in the tomb. “He is not here — He has risen!” said the angel. Matthew 28:6 Too many Christians look yet for their Christ, among the dead. They do not get beyond the cross and the grave. They see Christ, as only the Lamb of …

Holly SandsIf Our Faith Stops at the Cross by J.R. Miller

Looking at the World through the Cross by Octavius Winslow

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“May I never boast except in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, through which the world has been crucified to me, and I to the world.” Galatians 6:14 Jesus could accomplish man’s redemption in no other way than by crucifixion. He must die — and die the death of the cross. What light and glory beam around the cross!  …

Holly SandsLooking at the World through the Cross by Octavius Winslow

My Shepherd by J.R. Miller

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“The LORD is my shepherd; I have everything I need!” Psalm 23:1 The shepherd is a favorite Scriptural picture of the divine love and care. In the Old Testament, the twenty-third Psalm gathers the whole wonderful truth in exquisite lines, which are dear to young and old wherever the Bible is known. Then in the New Testament, when our Lord …

Holly SandsMy Shepherd by J.R. Miller