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 …

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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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The Good Fight by J.C. Ryle

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True Christianity is a good fight. “Good” is a curious word to apply to any warfare.  All worldly war is more or less evil.  No doubt it is an absolute necessity in many cases, to procure the liberty of nations, to prevent the weak from being trampled down by the strong; but still it is an evil. It entails an …

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Be a Berean of the Word by Shane Sands

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11 Now these were more noble-minded than those in Thessalonica, for they received the word with great eagerness, examining the Scriptures daily to see whether these things were so.Acts 17:11 (NASB) Over a week ago there were a couple of incidents, in my life, that made me, either directly or indirectly, think about the above verse.  It has actually been on …

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