“Repentance and faith are two inseparable graces, wrought in our souls by the regenerating Spirit of God; whereby being deeply convinced of our guilt, danger, and helplessness, and of the way of salvation by Christ, we turn to God with unfeigned contrition, confessions, and supplication for mercy; at the same time heartily receiving the Lord Jesus Christ as our Prophet, Priest, and King, and relying on him alone as the only and all sufficient Savior”. Taken from Declaration of Faith, article number eight, Church Manual by J.M. Pendleton 1867.
Reading: Mark. 4:14-15 Text: Jeremiah 15:12 God split the Red Sea and firmed up the ground for easy passage (Ex. 14:Entire). Though that be not always the case, God will and can lead us, even across a slough to trudge to dry firmer ground. FEAR YE NOT, STAND STILL AND SEE THE SALVATION OF THE […]
The essence of redemption includes a mystical, divine, spiritual change, experienced by EVERYONE BORN OF THE SPIRIT. John 3:8 The wind bloweth where it listeth, and thou hearest the sound thereof, but canst not tell whence it cometh, and whither it goeth: so is every one that is born of the Spirit.