"Mutual Confession of Faults, and Mutual Prayer" ---New
I. What is intended by the injunction, "Confess your faults
one to another"?
II. What is implied in compliance with it?
III. The reasons for this injunction.
IV. What is intended by the injunction, "Pray one for another"?
"God's Anger Against the Wicked" ---New Window
I. Who are wicked in the scripture sense of this term;
II. That God is angry with them;
III. The nature of this anger;
IV. The reasons for it;
V. Its degree;
VI. Its duration;
VII. The terrible condition of sinners under it.
"Evil Thinking" ---New Window
I. To inquire what it is to think evil in the sense of the text;
II. To show that in this sense charity thinketh no evil;
III. To give some of the evidences of evil thinking;
IV. To adduce some evidences of that charitable state of mind which thinketh no evil
"Prayer for A Pure Heart" ---New Window
I. Show what this petition really means.
II. What is implied in offering it acceptably.
"The Joy of God's Salvation" ---New Window
I. Show what the Psalmist prayed for.
II. Why he prayed for it.
III. The essential elements of such a prayer.
IV. What is implied in offering such a prayer acceptably.
"Jesus, A Savior from Sinning" ---New Window
I. That salvation from sin is the great want of humanity.
II. The facts already adduced are always assumed in the Bible.
III. Why is it that so many men are not saved at all?
IV. Why is it that so many are saved only in part?
"The Self-Hardening Sinner's Doom" ---New Window
I. When and how persons are reproved
II. God's design in reproving sinners
III. What it is to harden the neck
IV. What is intended by the sinner's being suddenly destroyed, and
V. What is implied in its being without remedy
"The Death of Saints Precious" ---New Window
I. State several reasons why the death of His saints is precious in His sight.
II. Show that the death of saints should be precious to us.
III. State some reasons why this is often not the case, and why we fail of viewing
this event as God does.
"God Not Pleased with the Death of the Wicked" ---New Window
I. What the death spoken of is not.
II. What it is.
III. Why God has no pleasure in it.
IV. Why He does not prevent it.
V. The only possible way to escape it.
"The Spirit of Christ, and the Spirit of True Christianity" ---New
I. What this joy set before Christ was not.
II. What it was.
III. What is implied in the state of mind here described.
IV. Show that nothing short of this is real Christianity.
"Judicial Blindness" ---New Window
I. To notice some truths that are assumed in this text.
II. To point out some principles of the divine administration which are revealed
III. To adduce some illustrations of these principles as revealed in the history
of God's providences.
"The Peace of God Ruling in the Christian's Heart" ---New Window
I. What is intended by "the peace of God."
II. What we should understand by its "ruling in the heart."
III. The conditions under which God enjoys peace.
IV. The conditions of our enjoying a similar peace.
"Receiving Honor from Men and Not from God" ---New Window
I. To show what is implied in receiving honor from men rather than from God.
II. To adduce the evidences of this state of mind.
III. To show that while this state of mind continues, faith is impossible.
"Faith the Work of God" ---New Window
I. Notice the difference between the letter and the spirit of a commandment.
II. Show what is not the work which God really requires.
III. What it is.
IV. What is implied in it.
V. Notice some delusions into which persons fall on this subject.