What’s so different about Grace Baptist Church, Jonesboro, GA? This assembly of believers has been meeting together since the summer of 1975. During that time the Lord has allowed the focus of the church to be in the serious study of his dear word. There are no other “activities”. There are no other aims. There are just three services per week with singing, prayer and a one-hour preaching session. The Lord’s Day services are at 10:30 AM and 1:30 PM. The morning service is preceded by a half-hour teaching session with two separate classes; one for the adults and another for the children. There is also a 7 PM. Wednesday evening[Read More…]
Recent Sermons –
For even Satan, as the angel of light, with his cunning craftiness, cannot duplicate the character of the love of God within his counterfeits. So the Harlot church runs on ‘inordinate affections,’ which is his substitute for the Holy Spirit’s presence. Therefore the work of the Harlot church is carried on by the affections of guilt or pity!
And this is exactly the reason that the believer should seek Christ, as a near brother, so that the breath of their mouths in praise and prayer to him should not be restrained. For ‘kisses’ bring exhilaration. Song 1:2 Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth: for thy love is better than wine.
What a bold thing to say! … and his desire is toward me. What a bold assumption for the church to think she can speak as to that which is the very desire of the heart of God! But she does. And she can. For the Spirit of God, brings the love, which is God (1 John 4:8,16), into the individual believers hearts. John 17:23 I in them, and thou in me, that they may be made perfect in one; and that the world may know that thou hast sent me, and hast loved them, as thou hast loved me.
Of all the things in which the Lord God could have encased himself within, in order to become visible, it was his eternal purpose to do so in his design of the human body! His being manifest in human flesh is the great mystery of godliness!