A Little Time With The 1689: Day 241

Day 241 Of the Assurance of Grace and Salvation. Chapter 18, Paragraph 4. “…that Love of Christ, and the brethren, that sincerity of Heart, and Conscience of duty, out of which by the operation of the Spirit, this Assurance may in due time be revived: and by the which in the meantime they are preserved…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 240

Day 240 Of the Assurance of Grace and Salvation. Chapter 18, Paragraph 4. “…yet are they never destitute of the seed of God, and Life of Faith,…” Scripture Lookup 1 John 3:9 Luke 22:32 Reflection You’re struggling with assurance. Through neglect of the ordinary means God has provided, falling into a particularly grievous sin, struck…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 239

Day 239 Of the Assurance of Grace and Salvation. Chapter 18, Paragraph 4. “…by God’s withdrawing the light of his countenance and suffering even such as fear him to walk in darkness and to have no light;…” Scripture Lookup Psalm 30:7 Reflection “I will never leave you nor forsake you.” These are words the Lord…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 238

Day 238 Of the Assurance of Grace and Salvation. Chapter 18, Paragraph 4. “True Believers may have the assurance of their Salvation divers ways shaken, diminished, and intermitted; as by negligence in preserving of it, by falling into some special Sin, which woundeth the Conscience and grieveth the Spirit; by some sudden or vehement temptation,…”…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 237

Day 237 Of the Assurance of Grace and Salvation. Chapter 18, Paragraph 3. “…and therefore it is the duty of every one, to give all diligence to make their Calling and Election sure, that thereby his heart may be enlarged in peace and joy in the holy Spirit, in love and thankfulness to God, and…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 236

Day 236 Of the Assurance of Grace and Salvation. Chapter 18, Paragraph 3. “This infallible assurance doth not so belong to the essence of faith, but that a true Believer, may wait long and conflict with many difficulties before he be partaker of it; yet being enabled by the Spirit to know the things which…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 235

Day 235 Of the Assurance of Grace and Salvation. Chapter 18, Paragraph 2. “…and also upon the inward evidence of those graces of the Spirit unto which promises are made, and on the testimony of the Spirit of adoption, witnessing with our spirits that we are the children of God; and as a fruit thereof…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 234

Day 234 Of the Assurance of Grace and Salvation. Chapter 18, Paragraph 2. “This certainty is not a bare conjectural, and probable persuasion, grounded upon a fallible hope; but an infallible assurance of faith founded on the Blood and Righteousness of Christ revealed in the Gospel;…” Scripture Lookup Hebrews 6:11,19 Hebrews 6:17,18 Reflection My hope…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 233

Day 233 Of the Assurance of Grace and Salvation. Chapter 18, Paragraph 1. “Although temporary Believers, and other unregenerate men, may vainly deceive themselves with false hopes, and carnal presumptions, of being in the favor of God, and state of salvation, which hope of theirs shall perish; yet such as truly believe in the Lord…