The School of Obedience Ebook
Title: The School of Obedience
Author: Andrew Murray
These addresses on Obedience are issued with the very fervent prayer that it may please our gracious Father to use them for the manual and strengthening of the young men and women, on whose obedience and devotion so much depends for the Church and the world. To all of them who see this I send my loving greeting. The God of all grace bless them abundantly!
It often happens after a Conference, or even after writing a ebook, that it is as if one only then begins to see the meaning and importance of the truth with which one has been occupied. So I do indeed feel as if I had utterly failed in grasping or expounding the spiritual character, the altogether indispensable necessity, the divine and actual possibility, the inconceivable blessedness of a life of true and entire obedience to our Father in heaven. Let me, therefore, just in a few sentences gather up the main points which have come home to myself with special power, and ask every reader at starting to take note of them as
SOME OF THE CHIEF LESSONS
to be learnt in Christ's school of obedience.
The Father in heaven asks, and requires, and actually expects, that every child of His yield Him whole-hearted and entire obedience, day by day, and all the day.
To enable His child to do this, He has made a most abundant and altogether sufficient provision in the promise of the New Covenant, and in the gift of His Son and Spirit.
This provision can alone, but can most certainly, be enjoyed, and these promises fulfilled, in the soul that gives itself up to a life in the abiding communion with the Three-One God, so that His presence and power work in it all the day.
The very entrance into this life demands the vow of absolute obedience, or the surrender of the whole being, to be, think, speak, do, every moment, nothing but what is according to the will of God, and well-pleasing to Him.
If these things be indeed true, it is not enough to assent to them: we need the Holy Spirit to give us such a vision of their glory and divine power, and the demand they make on our immediate and unconditional submission, that there may be no rest till we accept all that God is willing to do for us.
Let us all pray that God may, by the light of His Spirit, so show His loving and almighty will concerning us, that it may be impossible for us to be disobedient to the heavenly vision.
Wellington, 9th August, 1898.
|The Obedience Instructor's Bible|
Author: Silvia A.Kent
|You Can Write Books|
Category: For Authors
|Husky Obedience Training Formula|
Author: Kevin Decker
|Home Schooling Guidebook|
Author: Doug Dillard
Category: Education, Parenting
|Primates Colouring Books|
Author: Guy Colwell
Category: Illustrated Picture Books
|Law School Bible|
Author: Peter J. Loughlin
Category: Education, Entertainment
|Old School New Body's 10 Ultimate Body Transformation Secrets|
Author: Steve Holman, Becky Holman
Category: Weight Loss
|Complete School - The Easy to Understand Math Tutorials Collection|
Author: Michael Milford
Category: Education, Manuals
Site owner: Put the rating form on your site!
Listing wrong or need to be updated? Modify it.
Child Custody (32)
Christian Books (115)
Cover design (3)
Fish and Fishing (60)
For Authors (80)
Green Products (39)
Home Business (181)
How To (236)
Illustrated Picture Books (23)
Law and Legal (26)
Real Estate (64)
SEO and Promotion (76)
Science Fiction (34)
Self Defense (72)
Self Help (500)
Weight Loss (237)
Young Adult (44)
41 Christian Books ebooks Click here to see the full list of these ebooks
(total value $132.75)
just for $21.95
164 Classic ebooks Click here to see the full list of these ebooks
(total value $549.40)
just for $35.95
35 Religion ebooks Click here to see the full list of these ebooks
(total value $107.85)
just for $19.95
Any 100 ebooks from 2000+ titles Click here to see the full list of these ebooks
just for $29.95
Get full access to 2000+ ebooks Click here to see the full list of these ebooks
just for $49.95
From: World Wide Web Awards™
E-Library has been selected to receive the World Wide Web Awards™ "Gold"Award.
The World Wide Web Gold Award represents web presence at its best.
Select spelling error with your mouse and press Esc