Tag Archives: Don Fortner

High Treason Against The Emperor of Heaven

He is the creator of the heavens and the earth; he bears up the pillars of the universe; his breath perfumes the flowers; his pencil paints them; he is the author of this fair creation; “we are the sheep of … Continue reading

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The Sermons Which Ought Never Be Preached

Any sermon which leaves sinners looking at themselves, their works, their feelings, their achievements, their failures, their sins, or even their faith, rather than looking to Christ, ought never to have been preached. The object of preaching is to turn … Continue reading

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Gospel Distinctives

If the trumpet give an uncertain sound, who shall prepare himself to the battle? 1 Corinthians 14:8 I know that the things we believe and preach place us in direct conflict with the religious world around us. That really shouldn’t … Continue reading

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Six Facts Plainly Revealed In The Gospel

Many years ago a man persuaded one of his very well educated friends, who was an unbeliever, to go with him to hear Robert Hawker preach the Gospel. As they made the long trip from London to Plymouth to hear … Continue reading

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A Mystery To Others and Myself

The believer is a mystery to others and a mystery to himself, too. He is sanctified, yet he feels himself to be the chief of sinners. He loves God’s law, yet he wrestles with inward rebellion. He loves Christ, yet … Continue reading

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