Sitting on Papa’s Lap

In our home, we have a Yorkie-poo named Princess. She rules the roost. I affectionately call her “Princess, the Wesleyan-Holiness Dog.” I call her that because with her grayish-white hair and piercing eyes, she looks somewhat like John Wesley. If you know anything about Yorkie-poos, you know they are very good apartment dogs, need onlyContinue reading “Sitting on Papa’s Lap”

The Cutting of the Word

I have been reading, “On Preachers,” by John Wesley. It is a treatise written to all preachers but in particular his own Methodist preachers. In speaking expressly of hindrances to the pastoral ministry, Wesley made one statement that caught my attention: “Should not compassion, should not tenderness, hinder us from giving pain? Yes, from givingContinue reading “The Cutting of the Word”

Wrestling with Warnock Round 104

From “Feast of Tabernacles,” Chapter 14- Tabernacles – The Feast of His Appearing, continued CHRIST TEACHES AT THE FEAST So it was that the Lord visited the Feast of Tabernacles “as it were in secret” before He revealed Himself openly. But little by little He manifested Himself to the multitudes, began teaching in the temple,Continue reading “Wrestling with Warnock Round 104”

Wrestling with Warnock Round 101

From “Feast of Tabernacles,” Chapter 14- Tabernacles – The Feast of His Appearing, continued Then the matter is solved, for the Lord goes on to explain how all this shall come to pass. When He went away He would ask the Father to send the Holy Spirit to “abide” with them for ever. And itContinue reading “Wrestling with Warnock Round 101”

Wrestling with Warnock Round 100

From “Feast of Tabernacles,” Chapter 14- Tabernacles – The Feast of His Appearing, continued UNION WITH FATHER AND SON In John 14 we have a beautiful description of Christ’s Coming unto His own by the Spirit. Let it apply to the rapture, or to Heaven, if you will, for it is our heavenly heritage, evenContinue reading “Wrestling with Warnock Round 100”

Wrestling with Warnock Round 99

From “Feast of Tabernacles,” Chapter 14- Tabernacles – The Feast of His Appearing, continued All the events that transpired at the Transfiguration scene are no doubt very significant, and at the same time largely hidden from our view. However as the Day of His Appearing draws nigh, and the scene is reproduced in its fulnessContinue reading “Wrestling with Warnock Round 99”

Wrestling with Warnock Round 97

From “Feast of Tabernacles,” Chapter 14- Tabernacles – The Feast of His Appearing, continued THE TWO WITNESSES Such, then, is the ministry of this Moses-Elijah company, We are told that the “two witnesses” shall have the power “to smite the earth with all plagues, as often as they will.” (Rev. 11:6.) “As often as theyContinue reading “Wrestling with Warnock Round 97”

Wrestling with Warnock Round 96

From “Feast of Tabernacles,” Chapter 14- Tabernacles – The Feast of His Appearing, continued THE MOSES-ELIJAH COMPANY The whole transfiguration scene is a beautiful picture of the power and coming of the Lord into the midst of His people in this glorious hour to create the Moses-Elijah ministry. Moses, and Elijah; because this is theContinue reading “Wrestling with Warnock Round 96”

Wrestling with Warnock Round 95

From “Feast of Tabernacles,” Chapter 14- Tabernacles – The Feast of His Appearing, continued THE COMING OF THE LORD There has been a general misunderstanding of the Word of God throughout Christendom concerning the truth of the coming of the Lord; for it is clear as we consider all the Scriptures on the subject, thatContinue reading “Wrestling with Warnock Round 95”

Wrestling with Warnock Round 94

From “Feast of Tabernacles,” Chapter 14- Tabernacles – The Feast of His Appearing, continued Let us remember that God is bound by His word and His oath, but He is not bound by the dispensations, by general historical procedure, nor yet by the notions of men. “It is appointed unto men once to die .Continue reading “Wrestling with Warnock Round 94”