The greatest sentence in the entire Bible?

"It is always a foolish thing to say that anyone thing in scripture that one sentence is greater than anything else. But I think we can safely say this; that this is certainly the greatest sentence in the whole Bible."Martyn Lloyd-Jones said that quite possibly the opening sentence of Ephesians 1 is the most important …

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Is doctrine important? Isn’t OK just to be a simple believer in Jesus?

I'm listening to the great Dr Martyn Lloyd-Jones preach through a series called "Great Biblical Doctrines." I love doctrine. By it, I come to know Christ. Through living it, I manifest a Christlike character. Far from being "head knowledge" only, learning doctrine ignites my heart in love for Christ and to obey Him more fully …

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Martyn Lloyd-Jones on preaching one’s experience as the Gospel

In his sermon on Acts 8:4-5 "Facing the Facts" Martyn Lloyd-Jones expounded on the fact of the Gospel and proclaiming it, refuting the tendency even in his day, the preaching of one's "experience". The Gospel is not "your experience" of it. The Gospel message is the Word, and a very particular word at that. It …

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Jesus is the door: what do these famous testimonies reveal about their understanding of Christ?

I am the door. If anyone enters by me, he will be saved and will go in and out and find pasture. (John 10:9)This is one of the famous I AM statements by Jesus. Here they all are.1. And Jesus said to them, “I am the bread of life. He who comes to Me shall …

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Martyn Lloyd-Jones explains the Holy Spirit’s work through Common Grace

I listened to a wonderful sermon today. I've been enjoying and savoring Martyn Lloyd-Jones' series called "The Great Biblical Doctrines." The one from today was called Creation and Common Grace. It's only 27 minutes long, because unfortunately the beginning portion has been lost. Nevertheless, you can easily understand the points this great pastor is making …

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The Eternal Decrees of God, by Martyn Lloyd-Jones

The best sermon I've ever heard on the "Eternal Decrees of God", and one of the best sermons I've heard on any topic, ever. Martyn Lloyd-Jones, 50 min. Please take a listen, I know you will be edified."Scripture: The character of God's activities; antinomy explained; the importance of understanding the harmony of the Biblical doctrines; …

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