material benefits were never valued in the apostolic age for their own sake, they were never regarded as substitutes for spiritual things. That lesson needs to be learned. Social betterment, though important, is insufficient; it must always be supplemented by God’s unspeakable gift,
J Gresham Machen, New Testament, ed, John Cook, pp 345, 346
Honest doubts and how to deal with them
*Text Matthew 28:17b Time 23 04 17 Place Childs Hill Baptist Church*
I was sorry not to be here last week and to preach on the resurrection.
Easter Sunday i...