The Accepted Time

Behold, now is the accepted time; behold, now is the day of salvation." 2 Cor. 6:2 My text is familiar — II Corinthians 6:2 — "Behold, now is the accepted time; behold, now is the day of salvation." This tex...

A Continual Allowance

"And his allowance was a continual allowance given him of the king, 
a daily rate for every day, all the days of his life." —2 Kings 25:30. This is a striking text, but the story it introduces is more striki...

Grieving the Spirit

"Grieve not the Holy Spirit of God." Ephesians 4:30 Of all the epistles that ever came from the heart of the great Apostle Paul, this letter to the 
Ephesians seems to me about the sweetest and best. It is t...

And Judas Iscariot….

"_And Judas Iscariot._"--Mark 3:19 There is something about the name of this miserable man which commands our attention at once. There is a sort of fascination about his wickedness, and when we read his stor...

A Lost Opportunity

"And as thy servant was busy here and there, he was gone. And the king of Israel said unto him, So shall thy judgment be; thyself hast decided it." -1 Kings 20:40 There is a very striking incident connec...

The Master Is Come

My text is in John 11:28 - "The Master is come and calleth for thee." This passage takes us to the home in Bethany where Jesus loved to be. It has to do with the sickness and death of Lazarus, and his resurrect...

Eternity

My text this evening is one word. Ever since I have been a minister I have asked God to help me say two words and say them properly. It is said that Whitefield used to say "Oh!" in such a fashion that his heare...

The Waning Pulpit

This is a day when the minister is under sharpest fire. By some his motives are questioned, his spirit is censured, and his failure to secure such results as came in days gone by, when the gospel was preached, ...

Sowing and Reaping

Galatians 6:7 I am bringing to you what I think is a very solemn subject. I have no apology for speaking on solemn themes, for we are living in a day when many people seem to be turning to light and trifling...