“Once for All (Free from the Law)”

By Philip Bliss (1873) Free from the law, O happy condition, Jesus has bled and there is remission, Cursed by the law and bruised by the fall, Grace hath redeemed us once for all. Chorus Once for all, O sinner, receive it, Once for all, O brother, believe it; Cling to the cross, the burden will fall, Christ hath redeemed us once for all. Now we are free, there’s no condemnation, Jesus provides a perfect salvation. “Come unto Me,” O hear His sweet call, Come, and He saves us once for all. “Children of God,” O glorious calling, Surely His … Continue reading “Once for All (Free from the Law)”

The Power of God’s Word in Killing Sin

Sometimes in reading of the word, God makes a man stay on something that cuts him to the heart, and shakes him as to his present condition.  More frequently in the hearing of the word preached — his great ordinance for conviction, conversion, and edification — does he meet with men.  God often hews men by the sword of his word in that ordinance, strikes directly on their bosom-beloved lust, startles the sinner, makes him engage unto the mortification and relinquishment of the evil of his heart. – John Owen Continue reading The Power of God’s Word in Killing Sin