A Little Time With The 1689: Day 219

Day 219 Of Good Works. Chapter 16, Paragraph 2. “…edify their brethren, adorn the profession of the gospel, stop the mouths of the adversaries, and glory God, whose workmanship they are, created in Christ Jesus thereunto, that having their fruit unto holiness they may have the end eternal life.” Scripture Lookup Matthew 5:16 1 Timothy…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 218

Day 218 Of Good Works. Chapter 16, Paragraph 2. “These good works, done in obedience to God’s commandments, are the fruits, and evidences of a true, and lively faith; and by them Believers manifest their thankfulness, strengthen their assurance,…” Scripture Lookup James 2:18,22 Psalm 116:12,13 1 John 2:3,5 2 Pet. 1:5-11 Reflection What do we…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 217

Day 217 Of Good Works. Chapter 16, Paragraph 1. “Good Works are only such as God hath commanded in his Holy word; and not such as without the warrant thereof, are devised by men, out of blind zeal, or upon any pretense of good intentions.” Scripture Lookup Micah 6:8 Hebrews 13:21 Matthew 15:9 Isaiah 29:13…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 216

Day 216 Of Repentance Unto Life and Salvation. Chapter 15, Paragraph 5. “Such is the provision which God hath made through Christ in the Covenant of Grace, for the preservation of Believers unto Salvation, that although there is no sin so small, but it deserves damnation; yet there is no sin so great, that it…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 215

Day 215 Of Repentance Unto Life and Salvation. Chapter 15, Paragraph 4. “As Repentance is to be continued through the whole course of our lives, upon the account of the body of death, and the motions thereof; so it is every man’s duty, to repent of his particular known sins, particularly.” Scripture Lookup Luke 19:8…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 214

Day 214 Of Repentance Unto Life and Salvation. Chapter 15, Paragraph 3. “This saving Repentance is an evangelical Grace, whereby a person being by the Holy Spirit made sensible of the manifold evils of his sin, doth, by Faith in Christ, humble himself for it, with godly sorrow, detestation of it, and self abhorrency; praying…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 213

Day 213 Of Repentance Unto Life and Salvation. Chapter 15, Paragraph 2. “Whereas there is none that doth good, and sinneth not; and the best of men may through the power, and deceitfulness of their corruption dwelling in them, with the prevalency of temptation, fall into great sins, and provocations; God hath in the Covenant…