A Little Time With The 1689: Day 232

Day 232 Of Perseverance of the Saints. Chapter 17, Paragraph 3. “… hurt, and scandalize others, and bring temporal judgments upon themselves: yet shall they renew their repentance and be preserved through faith in Christ Jesus to the end.” Scripture Lookup 2 Samuel 12:14 Luke 22:32,61,62 Reflection Sin has consequences. It is not simply a…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 231

Day 231 Of Perseverance of the Saints. Chapter 17, Paragraph 3. “…come to have their graces and comforts impaired have their hearts hardened, and their Consciences wounded,…” Scripture Lookup Psalm 51:10,12 Psalm 32:3,4 Reflection Believers, even though they are preserved unto glory by God, will fall into sin during this life. Some of us will…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 230

Day 230 Of Perseverance of the Saints. Chapter 17, Paragraph 3. “And though they may through the temptation of Satan and of the world, the prevalency of corruption remaining in them, and the neglect of means of their preservation fall into grievous sins, and for a time continue therein; whereby they incur God’s displeasure, and…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 229

Day 229 Of Perseverance of the Saints. Chapter 17, Paragraph 2. “…and the nature of the Covenant of Grace from all which ariseth also the certainty and infallibility thereof.” Scripture Lookup Jeremiah 32:40 Reflection Election by the Father, intercession by the Son, and the abiding of the Spirit all give great hope that those who…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 228

Day 228 Of Perseverance of the Saints. Chapter 17, Paragraph 2. “…the oath of God, the abiding of his Spirit and the seed of God within them,…” Scripture Lookup Hebrews 6:17,18 1 John 3:9 Reflection God does not lie. He does not intentionally craft words so that He can be misconstrued. He does not flatter…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 227

Day 227 Of Perseverance of the Saints. Chapter 17, Paragraph 2. “This perseverance of the Saints depends not upon their own free will; but upon the immutability of the decree of Election flowing from the free and unchangeable love of God the Father; upon the efficacy of the merit and intercession of Jesus Christ and…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 226

Day 226 Of Perseverance of the Saints. Chapter 17, Paragraph 1. “… yet he is still the same and they shall be sure to be kept by the power of God unto Salvation, where they shall enjoy their purchased possession, they being engraved upon the palm of his hands, and their names having been written…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 225

Day 225 Of Perseverance of the Saints. Chapter 17, Paragraph 1. “Those whom God hath accepted in the beloved, effectually called and Sanctified by his Spirit, and given the precious faith of his Elect unto, can neither totally nor finally fall from the state of grace; but shall certainly persevere therein to the end and…