Posts from June 2013

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Evidences of the New Birth

by Brian Mills

The religion of a child of God should be visible and unmistakable. An epistle of Christ, written not with ink but with the Spirit of the living God–a living epistle–the writing should be manifest, legible, and readable. He should not so live as that those who see him are surprised when they are informed that he is avowedly a […]

Preferring God Before All Things

by Brian Mills

Do you prefer God over all other things? What is it that chiefly makes you desire to go to heaven when you die?  Indeed some have no great desire to go to heaven at all.  They do not care to go to hell, but if they could be safe from that, they would not much concern […]

Below Standard

by Brian Mills

Evangelical Christianity is now tragically below the New Testament standard. Worldliness is an accepted part of our way of life. Our religious mood is social instead of spiritual. We have lost the art of worship. We are not producing saints. Our models are successful businessmen, celebrated athletes and theatrical personalities. We carry on our religious […]

Ignorant, Formal Christianity

by Brian Mills

I am convinced that one of our grave defects today, is a most serious diminishing of the good old custom of private reading of the Bible. Between the growth of Christian periodicals and books, I have a strong impression that Bibles are not read as much and as carefully as they were two hundred years ago.  I am well aware […]