A Review of “Thundering The Word: The Awakening Ministry of George Whitefield” by Kurt M. Smith

I feel inadequate and unskilled to be able to offer you this humble book review. I am so privileged and blessed of God, in His unmistakable providence, to have read Kurt M. Smith’s new book, “Thundering The Word: The Awakening Ministry of George Whitefield”. This book arrived only last week and I could not help but to lay my current seminary reading… Continue reading A Review of “Thundering The Word: The Awakening Ministry of George Whitefield” by Kurt M. Smith

Thoughts with Whitefield

In 1740, George Whitefield, a man greatly used of God in launching the first great awakening, and a man to whom I love to read, wrote to John Wesley, a close friend, “I never read anything that Calvin wrote.”[1] He was also quoted as saying, “I embrace the Calvinistic scheme, not because of Calvin, but … Continue reading Thoughts with Whitefield

Ridding the Conscience of Pain – A Conscience Void of Offence

Ridding the Conscience of Pain – A Conscience Void of Offence: Journal Entry Dec. 3rd, 1739

“Monday, Dec. 3. Came to North East in Maryland, where I had appointed to preach to-day. Little notice having been given, there were not above fifteen hundred people; but God was with us, and many were deeply affected. Several repeated invitations were sent me to preach at other places. Immediately after sermon, we passed over Susquehannah Ferry, about a mile broad, Continue reading “Ridding the Conscience of Pain – A Conscience Void of Offence”

Uncompromising Faith – New book by Greg Gordon of SermonIndex coming Jan 2014

Uncompromising Faith I wanted to share this early and I will remind all of you again just before this comes out in Jan of 2014. I highly recommend that you give this new book a serious consideration for your reading library. Below you can learn more about the book, the author, brother Greg Gordon of SermonIndex.net … Continue reading Uncompromising Faith – New book by Greg Gordon of SermonIndex coming Jan 2014