By C. H. SpurgeonFrom the April 1872 Sword and Trowel For the next two issues, we are going to feature ‘Advice Gratis’ Charles Spurgeon. This Q & A first appeared in 1872. Spurgeon was often asked his opinion on matters regarding ministry and the church. Dr. Wiersbe is working on a major deadline to finish
by Lehman Strauss, LITT.D., F.R.G.S. It was our privilege to have Lehman Strauss on a number of occasions at Sherwood. Lehman was a gifted Bible teacher and author. Most of his material is now out of print. If you find one of his books or commentaries, pick it up. It will be a valuable addition
by Pastor Ian Wilson New Years Sunday 2000 – Malachi 3 v 6 “motto text” When pondering a motto text for year 2000 it can be difficult. There are so many great texts in God’s word that would be appropriate. 1 Samuel 7:12 “Called the name of it Ebenezer, saying, Hitherto hath the Lord helped
– Dorothy Kelley Paterson. Broadman & Holman. One of the toughest ‘jobs’ in life is being a ministers wife. This is a great book and a practical help for your spouse. 2ProphetU2ProphetU is an online magazine/website, started by Warren Wiersbe and Michael Catt, to build up the church, seek revival, and encourage pastors.
When we were in Venice we purchased a few curiosities, and finding them burdensome, we thought of sending them home by one of the English vessels lying in the Canal. We went out in a gondola with our box, and having asked for the captain of one of the vessels, we put to him the
Answering the Ten Crucial Questions of Life – Calvin Miller. Howard Publishing. Miller is a word smith and excellent writer and preacher. The chapters in this book deal with the Cross and the issue of meaning, the issue of salvation, answers for grieving, suffering, death and dying, accountability and other subjects. 2ProphetU2ProphetU is an online
Understanding Prison Culture Inside and Out – Lennie Spitale. Broadman & Holman. Many churches provide ministry to local jails and prisons. This is a good resource if you are in this type of ministry or interested in starting one. 2ProphetU2ProphetU is an online magazine/website, started by Warren Wiersbe and Michael Catt, to build up the
– R.O.Roberts. Crossway Books. Recommended by Al Mohler, Nancy Leigh DeMoss, Timothy George and J. I. Packer. This is not light reading. It is a thorough study on a forgotten word, a needed word for the church if we are ever going to experience true revival and awakening. Read it for yourself first. 2ProphetU2ProphetU is
– Ken Blanchard, Truett Cathy. Zondervan. Recommended by leaders like Zig Ziglar, Jimmy Draper and John Maxwell. A great, easy to read book that reminds us that giving, not greed is the pattern we should follow. 2ProphetU2ProphetU is an online magazine/website, started by Warren Wiersbe and Michael Catt, to build up the church, seek revival,
A Closer Examination of the Five Points of Calvinism – Frank S. Page. Riverstone Group Publishing. Whatever your position, this is worth reading. Chapters include: A Brief History, A Description of Positions, The Call for a Scripturally-based Understanding of Salvation and The Scriptural Definition of Key Words. 2ProphetU2ProphetU is an online magazine/website, started by Warren
– George W. Braswell, Jr. Broadman & Holman. This practical resource will give you insights into the beliefs, social lives, family structures and missionary strategies of Islam. A helpful tool is the glossary of special terms and bibliography for further study. 2ProphetU2ProphetU is an online magazine/website, started by Warren Wiersbe and Michael Catt, to build
January 1 President Lincoln issues the Emancipation Proclamation, 1863. Patriot Paul Revere was born, 1735. Flag maker Betsy Ross was born, 1752. January 3 Martin Luther was excommunicated, 1521. Alaska was given statehood, 1959. United States severed relations with Cuba, 1961. January 4 First State of the Union address given by President George Washington, 1790.