Monthly Archives: December 2015

JC Ryle writing about holiness – the example of the Jesus Christ

Having thought about, and been encouraged by, the person of the Lord Jesus Christ on Thursday at Bible Study, here are JC Ryle’s thoughts on how a holy person “will strive to be like our Lord Jesus Christ. He will … Continue reading

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JC Ryle writing about Sin

“I am persuaded that the more light we have, the more we see our own sinfulness; the nearer we get to heaven, the more we are clothed with humility. In every age of the church you will find it true, … Continue reading

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One way Jesus brings life to the full

In Genesis 2:15-17 we read that death entered the world because of sin, it is the curse of sin. In Romans Paul talks about the law as something that makes sin clear and obvious, and sin leads to death.  He refers … Continue reading

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God Praised for His Mercy

  A friend gave me a very old book of hymns a few years ago. Here’s one hymn in praise of God’s mercy. 1 THY mercy, Lord, I praise, Who all, to mercy owe: I sing of thy redeeming grace, … Continue reading

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