Some months after the minister was going again through that part of the city. Then they made another attempt, and discovered a moorland road which led them safely home. However great the difficulty may be in fulfilling a promise in our estimation, it is impossible for God to lie; and while the infallibility of God's promises should afford strong consolation to all that trust them, it should be a terror to them that will not obey; for the threatenings will as infallibly he fulfilled as the promises.III. The letters were crooked. We can roll all our burdens on Christ, who is by our side.(J. We can roll all our burdens on Christ, who is by our side.(J. Will you come unto the Father?(J. Everywhere men were groping in the dark, following "blind leaders." With the truth there is assurance; the eye has found the light, the ear is listening to the sound. Will you come unto the Father?(J. The small syllogisms by which men attempt to prove that truth, on all matters upon which we really care for truth, is beyond our reach, impose upon none of us. She poured out her little heart to Him with a child's full faith, and found comfort in Him. SATISFIES AND MAKES US HAPPY. A little girl went to a writing school. They proclaim the eternal justice condemning man. And why? This Jesus Christ has also been; but more than all this, and that is why He utters these words, which in the lips of Moses, David, or St. Paul, had been blasphemy: "I am the Truth. Do you think that would satisfy him, or do him any good? "Made nigh by the blood of Christ. But, instead of this, she found herself caught in the strong arms of her Saviour. Once, while far off at sea, it pleased God to awaken his conscience. None whatever. Simplicity. As Judge.II. It is the one, holy, just and good Being reigning over all beings: it is harmony governing the world, man loving man. The way to God would be shut if it were not for the humanity of Christ; the way to God would be imperfect if it were not for the Divinity of Christ. And, then, I can see, and hear, and feel. They exhibit the Divine law broken by man's transgression. For this purpose He sends forth the Spirit; who makes men feel that they are sinners, and then He leads them to desire the salvation of Him who is the Truth. LIFE FOR CHRIST. The one seeks and regards Christ as his life only, as He delivers from death; the other as the object of his life.2. CONFIRM THE TRUTH. The office of the Holy Spirit is to take of the things of Christ, and show them unto us. Surely the conduct of those little ones, lost on the moor, has a lesson for us. He sent His blessed Spirit into my heart, to show me that my soul was dead; and that I never could be happy, and never go to heaven unless my soul was made alive. Truth. GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation. It is Christ for us to live. When Jesus makes our souls alive, then the one thing we have to do is to try to be like Jesus. 2. It is —(1) To obtain an accurate acquaintance of His character and His will. A little girl went to a writing school. No error can be harmless; every truth must have its use; yet it is equally evident that all truth is not of the same importance; but this is the central, all-pervading truth. His people "seek the things which are above," etc. Keep on trying. He felt the pulse of the wounded man, and said with surprise: "Why, Colonel, you look better." The letters were crooked. IV. Between man and God there stretches a wide gulf which sin has opened. "Every man that hath learned of the Father cometh unto Me." And, then, I can see, and hear, and feel. In distinction from what is phenomenal. in the resource materials are not necessarily affirmed, in total, by this ministry. He got into the broad way of salvation through this sweet word. The first temptation was a lie; and ever after that time men were deceived. So the life of Christ is to the Christian a support and a supply. (2)He not only merits, but sends that Spirit.II. A. M. Now what intense veracity did all that require in Him who propounded such a thing! TRUTH WAS AN ATTRIBUTE ABOVE ALL OTHERS, ESSENTIAL TO THE OFFICES WHICH CHRIST UNDERTOOK TO FULFIL. How do we make Christ our way? Living in Him; the Church is founded upon a rock, and the gates of hell cannot prevail against it. God is to be viewed by us not merely as God, but as a God whom we have offended. A. M. Christ told them they carried a lie in their right hand; that there was but one Mediator — Himself. And just imagine that either the child, or the subject should dare to come into the presence of the parent or of the sovereign, unconcerned about the matter wherein they had offended. said Billy: "I thought so. And heathens themselves have understood this well. The best part of me was quite dead; and what made it still worse was that I didn't know it." )The Life.Jesus, the LifeR. II. It has saved my soul.'"(R. "My soul was dead towards God. It's real nice to be alive, especially when you are all alive and have no part of you dead." Now, in establishing truth in a man's heart, Christ not only sets up the principle of obedience to the Word of God, but He establishes that principle by the power of His own life. There is no absurdity in the doctrine. But can you affirm this of those methods of salvation which man has invented? It is in spiritual science what the law of gravitation is in physical science. SATISFIES AND MAKES US HAPPY. And this is what Jesus means when He says: "I am the Truth." "And what did you do next?" THE EXAMPLE OF LIFE (1 Peter 2:21). Thus we are cleansed from our transgression, justified from all condemnation, made partakers of the Saviour's Spirit, destined to the Saviour's glory. Now did you tell us as how Jesus Christ saves every feller that axes Him?" With these facts in view men have held that the value of Christ's mediation consists in the energy of the truth He taught, and the force of His example. But everything falls short of the idea of coming into the presence of God. "My soul was dead towards God. Blue Letter Bible is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. The life here intended is not natural and intellectual, but spiritual and eternal. ITS END. The true way to grow in grace, and in vigorous spiritual life, is to get more of Christ.3. was the question put to them afterwards. And yet truth is not to be found by a mere passive submission to human authority; nor by a process of scientific inquiry applied to matters with which that process has no affinity. And does not superstition unite its sighs with those of science? And so in her dream she had learned the lesson which she had failed to learn in her waking hours. You became very angry and abused me." But Jesus has so much to do with our religion, that we sometimes put His name in place of the word religion, and say of a certain doctrine that it is a truth in Jesus. And the reason why you do not enjoy all this is, because you will not.V. But when we read about Jesus and learn how holy, and good, and perfect He was, we must not be discouraged if we do not become like Him at once. Christ confirmed this truth, for in Him we see how the threatenings of the law and the promises of the gospel harmonize.3. Worlds that have never fallen are in a state of natural religion. "I can but try," she said. (1) Christ is invested with the office of a teacher. Scripture: John 14:1-6. The letters were crooked. Some years since, a respectable-looking person said to two collectors for the Bible Society, "I belonged to a company of pickpockets. "There is no other name," etc.(H. Christ is the Life, as He is —, (1)By His atonement, which satisfies the law. )Christ, the Christian's lifeJ. "Oh, my Father, my Saviour," he cried, "it is dark, very dark in my soul. This distinctly Christian doctrine is declared in our text —I. And there they lay, until His willing it gave those ideas their form, and they took the material substances with which we are conversant. D. Geden, D. D.)Christ the only way to the FatherH. He gives inward spiritual life, because —(1)He procures for us the gift of the life-giving Spirit. Alas! (2)He not only merits, but sends that Spirit.II. "Having, therefore, brethren, boldness to enter," etc. For this purpose He sends forth the Spirit; who makes men feel that they are sinners, and then He leads them to desire the salvation of Him who is the Truth. He is Himself the substance of all revealed truth.1. (2) But we must contemplate the work of our Lord as that which also furnishes a positive atonement for sin.2. There was a poor sailor who had lived a very wicked life. He converts men by the convincing evidence of truth. To confirm the threatenings. USE THE TRUTH?1. THE REWARDER OF LIFE. Once again it is a great text and one worth learning if you … No one can realize Christ's worth to his soul until He works for Him, until he consecrates his life to Him. When men see error with their eyes open the spirit shrinks away from it. he asked. Conclusion:1. Then I prayed to Him, and He heard me, and ever since He has made me feel so happy!"II. "Yes," said his friend; "Everyone that asketh receiveth." "Oh, my Father, my Saviour," he cried, "it is dark, very dark in my soul. W. Reeve, M. "Other foundation can no man lay," etc. (i) John 14:6 (c) We cannot just tip the hat to Jesus; we must bow the knee to Jesus. Once, while far off at sea, it pleased God to awaken his conscience. Parsons. This, of course, is but the outward expression of the infinite truth. The text is found in John 14:6 where it says Jesus answered, I am the way and the truth and the life. 1. Did you know that heart trouble is the leading cause of … I think of Noah sheltered in the ark; of Lot, plucked as a "brand from the burning;" of the criminal pursued by the officers of justice reaching the Temple; of the man slayer in the city of refuge. She thought about the dark graves, and her eyes filled with tears as she said: "Papa, the grave is very dark. But Jesus did not want to leave Thomas in the dark concerning heaven, so Jesus said to Thomas, “I am the way, the truth, and the life” (John 14:6). Jesus Christ puts us into intelligent relation with all the vital facts of God's being and nature and government. A paved street or a turnpike road, is a plain way. It is the great design of His life to promote Christ's glory, and to advance His kingdom. "Every man that hath learned of the Father cometh unto Me." Those who love Jesus are the happiest in this world, and will be the only happy people in the world to come.(R. They speak a truth about Brian and about you. But her husband was an infidel. Here is a ship at sea. The letters were crooked. "Papa, papa!" Conclusion:1. Some things, when they begin to live, need a great deal more care and support than others. "Great is the truth, and shall prevail." LIFE WITH CHRIST. You say to him: "Don't be troubled; two and two make four; or the sun rises in the east and sets in the west." How do we make Christ our way? The Sacred Writings distinctly and solemnly declare that the work of Christ, as the Medium of access to the Father, stands exclusive and alone. As the Founder of a faith very different from all others which ever appeared upon this earth, Its precepts are the strictest — its doctrines are the loftiest — its consolations are the strongest. The thoughtful of all parties assent to that; the mistake is that men should so hastily conclude that the truth is with them. But there is nothing that requires more care than our souls, after Jesus has made them alive. And the same Holy Spirit who reproves of sin also goes on to display the perfect righteous. none on earth, nor all the angels in heaven, could have wrought out salvation for such a sinner. One object of His incarnation was to remove those awful shades of ignorance which had overshadowed the nations of the earth; and to inculcate all those principles of spiritual truth which were necessary for man to know and believe. I prayed to Jesus with all my heart. It made me think of my dear mother, now in heaven. "What can I do for you, my dear fellow?" And do you not perceive that the child would increase his offence, and that the subjects would add something like ingratitude and contempt to their rebellion? She was alone, separated from all the friends and companions of her youth, and lingered on in her sorrows, till death came and set her free. Then, again, some men reject the idea of the Divinity and sacrifice of Christ, and think it is enough to come to God, as professing to receive the truth of Christ. THE GIVER OF LIFE. It is the truth in Jesus alone which shows us the way to heaven. How do men come to the Father through Christ? Those who love Jesus are the happiest in this world, and will be the only happy people in the world to come.(R. The office of the Holy Spirit is to take of the things of Christ, and show them unto us. It never was uttered, and never will be, in any world in which the beings continue to be just as they proceeded from the hands of God. And this is what the monument in Newport is intended to show. (Isaiah 9:6). — for as this is allying way, all who walk in it participate in that eternal life which it bestows (Isaiah 35:8-10). your personal freedom; but this affects your soul, your conscience, your character, your eternity.IV. Then he turned in faith to Jesus, and He received him. Seeing so many there, we thought it would be a good chance for us to carry on our wicked business. LIFE IN CHRIST. Between man and God there stretches a wide gulf which sin has opened. He is the road along which we must walk. Hodge, D. D.Life includes —1. This, of course, is but the outward expression of the infinite truth. Christ came to teach us about God. For, what is Christ? It is very certain that in proportion as nations have departed from Christ, they have wandered out of the orbit of "truth." There is an inward oneness with Christ revealed in the sacraments. Preaching on the Way of John 14:6. NOTWITHSTANDING THE INDIFFERENCE THAT MEN GENERALLY MANIFEST IN RELATION TO IT. Keep on trying. A gentleman was sent for once to visit one of his class, a newsboy, named Billy, who was very ill. As he entered the room, Billy said: "Oh, captain, I'm mighty glad to see yer." It is Christ for us to live. The nature of the work which our Lord Jesus has accomplished. So acknowledged, and , and Luther. Then I took to drinking to drown my sorrow. (Homiletic Monthly. I was surprised to find that he was not only a Christian, but a Christian with a very clear knowledge of Jesus, and of the way in which he saves the souls of His people. 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