More Exhortations by Robert Roberts
From Further Seasons of Comfort
Our Birthright # 105
Our privilege underestimated; Renew your appreciation of the great gift; What is man?; The living waters ignored; Children of light; Bible, the Word of God - its own witness, a guide; From beginning man has set God aside; Death reigns because of sin; Let us be wise unto salvation - A remedy - teachings of the Spirit of God - grasp liberty from death; Friendship of world, enmity with God.
The Beauty of Christ
The love of Christ Attributes of Christ Object of universal homage - The Coming Man No hope apart from Christ - In remembrance of him Things to guard against with zeal Constantly affirm, stand fast, sow bountifully.
Called to holiness - Free from pollution, rule of righteousness - Mans standard not a standard of right - Doing, not hearing merely - What is the worship of God? - Full attention, complete concentration upon Deity even in song - Christ is near, take heed - The dead know not anything until the call to come forth; watch, therefore, for your redemption draweth nigh - Espoused to Christ, betrothed - We are not our own - Judgment: what will he think of us? - The Lords verdict will be based upon our now - Neglect not today - Care not for the exaltation of man, for Gods ways are not mans ways - Obey His commands in all aspects of life - Our assemblies are the Kingdom of God in miniature.
Comfort from God Himself through His Word - A song to be sung on the day of salvation - A day of great rejoicing by the Saints - A strong city with no mortared walls - Open ye the gates by whom? The righteous ones of the Truth - We must strive to be of this class - Words of jubilant song: Now we Pray for the Peace of Jerusalem, then the song will celebrate the Perfect Peace - The poor in riches, but wealthy in faith shall sing - A Book of Remembrance.
Loyalty to God # 133
Heading toward catastrophe? The whole world lies in wickedness; Lust of flesh, eyes, and pride of life the trend of the day; Become one of the peculiar people, called out; The Breaking of Bread - commandment to remember the Lamb of God; Purpose? - Glorification of God; God glorified, man blessed; Be reconciled; Be separate; God or mammon; Consider your ways; Fight the good fight.
Built Upon Prophets and Apostles # 201
The position of true believers Build upon the correct foundation John bears witness God manifested Christ risen, given eternal life, departed Belief upon the foundation of prophets and apostles Endure tribulation True fellowship.
"The Terror of the Lord" to Come # 215
Stir ourselves up Gods gifts Most precious gift, His Word Exhortation The time of the Dead, Christs return The Judgment Seat Forgiveness vs. Unforgiveness, sin of frailty vs. willful sin Enemies of the Lord Judgments of God upon man New heaven and earth Our confidence.
Things that are Not Seen # 216
God is truth Reality not always perceived Faithfully waiting Obedience of commands Reward to those who endure Yours is the Kingdom of God.
Giving God Pleasure # 217
God presented to us in His word Jeremiah and the Potter Works God NOT independent of action of His creatures We are required to seek God Gods pleasure in holiness The gospel a summons Blessed Life.
Change and the Unchangeable # 218
Change our portion now No change with God His wondrous works more than creation Christ our Lord Called out Few in number The law and the testimony Dr. Thomas Are we among the chosen? Love God and keep His commandments.
Distressed by Sin? Overcome and Hope # 219
Our causes for joy Our baptism Gods offer Forgiven sins Comfort Continue not in sin An advocate Cast thy burdens Do not murmur Cause for gladness.
Pearls from Proverbs # 220
Related to the Commonwealth of Israel The spirit of Christ a must Let the Word dwell richly Daily exposure What manner of people we ought to be Riches, honor, life Train up a child Correction To fear His name.
Breaking Bread Connects Past and Future # 222
Breaking of Bread a center Consider The institution of the Emblems Passover Two Songs of Moses The Regeneration Past and Future connected- The floods overflow Partakers of holiness His jewels Whom the Lord loveth, He chasteneth.Forsake Traditions, but Keep Commands # 223
A man of no reputation A teacher come from God Mechanical worship Traditions of men Come out from among them Do the commands.
Present Evils Rectified in Future # 226
Keep the ordinances First day of the week Remember me Mans limited mind Deity, the knowing and understanding of Gods anger Applying our hearts to wisdom Evil will give way to godliness It pleased the Lord to bruise him No evil shall befall thee the meaning.
God in Israel's History # 227
Among the Jews The Hope of Israel God is with them History of the Jews Becoming fellow-heirs Salvation is of the Jews Remembering the Lord Unprofitable servants For His great mercys sake.
Triumphing Over Deceptive Appearances # 233
Pleasant anticipation Future riches The must and the ought Our existence conditional Humility of a child All flesh grass Belief/Faith Appearance deceptive Seek for knowledge and understanding Overcoming Remembrance.
Unpromising Chapters Contain Beautiful Truths # 238
Jesus kept in memory Breaking of Bread until he come a MUST The ladder of Gods Word - The Lamb of the sacrifice Conform to Christs image A sweet smelling savour Condemning sin The only name Lift up the hands.
Sunday Mornings Untitled
The Bible Enlightenment to All Generations # 3
Gods Word preserved Ignorance of the Word leads to degeneration The Word a way of Light, Love, Salvation Continually submit your minds to holy ideas Gods intention to build a family Evil now reigns Forbear one another Judge ourselves only Contend earnestly Tale bearers Milk of the Word.
Believers of the Truth, Sons of God --# 5
The world knows not the sons of God Divine things need a tranquil mind Submission equals exceeding great riches Belief and baptism Study of the Word Do everything as unto the Lord Working from within Leaning upon a broken staff vs. leaning upon The Rock Faith Glimpse of the future kingdom- Zeal a must.
He Shall Judge the Secrets of Men-- # 7
Called to righteousness Difficulties Standard of right, Gods will Good or evil made manifest TODAY is the time to serve the Lord Study, reading, familiarize Deeds, not size but spirit Faithfulness Christ the righteous Judge With what measure ye mete Give ourselves entirely to Christ Patient continuance.
Behold, Our Great High Priest-- # 8
Seeing him by faith A better understanding The Lamb of God, the Lion of the tribe of Judah Gods judgments Our state of affairs Endure wrong Prepared and educated in Gods ways Do good, refrain from harm Work now being faithful stewards The Lords return: three classes of people Christ as a friend only to those who do as he has commanded.
Substance of the Gospel Preached: Paul to the Corinthians-- # 9
The Greek philosophers, excellency of speech Paul, plain spoken taught Christ crucified Only way to salvation Expiry of the Little Horn Demonstration of the Spirit no longer Steadfastness to the Word Wisdom of the truth Pauls conscientiousness By hearing the Word faith fills the heart Eternal truth revealed by God in His Word.
The Doing of Christ's Words-- # 10
Forsake not the assembling of yourselves In the world Occasional solitude Overcome the world Keep in memory apostolically delivered things Do this in remembrance of me a necessity for spiritual health The symbols of the Table and fellowship with Christ Under governmental authority now Living peaceably with all men Christ, our King Do good, communicate.
Peace with God Through Jesus Christ # 13
Access to grace Clean and unclean animals A new creature in Christ In mere men Elohistic qualities no longer seen The immensity of Gods love The resurrection Christ, the Son.
Schisms within the Ecclesia # 14
Gifts of the Spirit Purpose completed Paul condemns schism Varied gifts ALL members of equal value High mindedness out of place Things to be held in common Love and benevolence Overcome evil with good Practice All we have we have received I am nothing of myself.
Continuing in Sound Doctrine # 15
Message to the Gentiles Take heed Vain jangling/crotchets The milk of the Word Simplicity in Jesus The end of the commandment Unfeigned Charity The still small voice Continual exposure Good conscience Unfeigned faith.
Be Ye Followers of God as Dear Children # 16
Walk in love Handling the Word deceitfully Duty to declare truth Our meat and drink Not to be all milk and honey Examples Beware.
Prayer # 17
Use not vain repetitions Elijahs example Effectualness of prayer True devotion Our Father in heaven God hears the prayer of the righteous The answer of a good conscience Holy is HIS Name The kingdom to come Daily bread and good stewards Forgive us our sins, lead us not into temptation Prayer by rote Pray without ceasing, be instant in prayer.
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