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Acts, viii. 35. Then Philip opened his mouth, and
began at the same Scripture, and preached unto him Jesus.
THE BROAD AND THE NARROW WAY.
St. MATTHEW, vii. 13, 14. Enter ye in at the
strait Gate : for wide is the Gate and broad is the Way that leadeth to Destruction, and many there be which
in thereat : because strait is the Gate and narrow is the Way which leadeth unto Life, and few there be that find it.
CHRISTIANS ENCOURAGED AGAINST THE FEAR
Isaiah, li. 7, 8. Hearken unto me, Ye that know
righteousness, the People in whose heart is my law; fear Ye not the reproach of men, neither be Ye afraid of their revilings. For the moth shall eat them like a garment, and the worm shall eat them like wool but my righteousness shall be for ever, and my salvation from generation to generation.
CAUTIONS AND CONSOLATIONS.
JEREMIAH, viii. 20. The Harvest is past, the
Summer is ended, and we are not saved. 126
THE FALL AND RECOVERY OF MAN.
ROMANS, v. 19. For as by one man's disobedience
many were made Sinners: so by the obedience of One shall many be made Righteous.
THE WORLD AND THE CHRISTIAN.
1 PETER iv. 4, 5. Wherein they think it strange
that you run not with them to the same excess of riot, speaking evil of you; who shall give account
to Him, that is ready to judge the Quick and the Dead.
THE NATURE OF SIN, OF REPENTANCE, AND OF PARDONING MERCY ILLUSTRATED IN THE PA. RABLE OF THE PRODIGAL SON.
Luke, xv. 32. It was meet that we should make
merry and be glad; for this thy brother was dead and is alive again; and was lost and is found.
THE DANGER OF PARTAKING OF OTHER MEN'S
SINS POINTED OUT AND APPLIED.
1 TIMOTHY, v. 22. Neither be partaker of other Men's Sins. Keep thyself pure.
MERCY IN THAT DAY.
2 TIMOTHY, i. 18. The Lord grant unto him, that
he may find Mercy of the Lord in that Day. 214
THE HOLY SPIRIT THE COMFORTER. John, xiv. 16. And I will pray the Father, and He
shall give you another Comforter, that He may abide with you for ever, even the Spirit of Truth.
CERTAINTY OF SIN FINDING US OUT. NUMBERS, xxxii. 23. Be sure your Sin will find
THE WEDDING-GARMENT. MATTHEW, xxii. 11, 12, 13. And when the King
came in to see the Guests, he saw there a man, which had not on a Wedding-Garment. And he said unto him, Friend, how camest thou in hither, not having a Wedding-Garment ? And he was speechless. Then the King said to the Servants, Bind him hand and foot, and take him away,
and cast him into outer darkness : there shall be weepand gnashing of teeth.
SERMON XVIII. YOUTH SOLEMNLY ADMONISHED. ECCLESIASTES, xi. 9. Rejoice, O Young Man, in
thy Youth, and let thy heart cheer thee in the days of thy Youth, and walk in the ways of thy heart, and in the sight of thine eyes : but know thou, that for all these things God will bring thee into Judgement.
GOD'S TENDER EXPOSTULATION WITH YOUNG
JEREMIAH iii. 4.
Wilt thou not from this time cry