Dear Sir, Friend G. I therefore write to say though I cannot help thinking you must know that it is the law given to Moses on Mount Sinai, commonly called the moral law, or ten commandments, recorded in Exod 20, and hinted at, with its curses annexed to it, in Deut This is the law I intend, and do venture to say that the believer in Christ is in no sense whatever under it; so that it is not a rule of life to that man who is led by the Spirit.
As you promised to answer me if I should write to you, I will propose to you a few questions, and I hope I shall do it in the fear of God, and shall expect you to answer them in plainness of speech; and,. The words above are found in 1 Chronicles ; Psalm ; ; , 29; and, with some variation, in other passages. Thanksgiving is again upon us, and I find myself with so much to be thankful for that merely listing my blessings seems too trivial to express how much my family and I have been blessed this year, both spiritually and physically.
Yet, this does not mean it has been an easy year.
Far from it. Trials are also cause for thanksgiving.
God calls us His jewels Malachi , but gems are made by intense pressure and gold is refined in fire. Gratitude and murmuring never abide in the same heart at the same time.
50 Greatest Gospel Hymns of all Time
Today, he is best known for his hymnbook, A Selection of Hymns for Public Worship better known as Gadsby's Hymns , which he describes as a "selection of hymns [written by Gadsby, Hart, and others] free from Arminianism and sound in the faith. In his day, he was also known for his preaching.
He preached nearly 12, sermons. He also traveled over 60, miles, often by foot and helped start forty congregations.
The following article is excerpted from his work, The Present State of Religion. Can you?
As you promised to answer me if I should write to you, I will propose to you a few questions, and I hope I shall do it in the fear of God, and shall expect you to answer them in plainness of speech; and, 1st.