'John Bunyan' Tagged Posts

'John Bunyan' Tagged Posts

PILGRIM’S PROGRESS

1500 years ago the church father, Augustine, wrote his classic work – The City of God.   He compared the worldly “city” founded by Cain’s descendants with “the City of God” belonging to believers. 300 years ago an imprisoned British preacher named John Bunyan wrote a book called Pilgrim’s Progress.  It’s the story of a man named Christian who sets out from…

PILGRIM’S PROGRESS

1500 years ago the church father, Augustine, wrote his classic work – The City of God.   He compared the worldly “city” founded by Cain’s descendants with “the City of God” to which the descendants of Abel belonged. 300 years ago an imprisoned British preacher named John Bunyan wrote a book called Pilgrim’s Progress.  It’s the story of a man named Christian who sets out…

PILGRIM’S PROGRESS

300 years ago, an imprisoned English preacher named John Bunyan wrote a book called Pilgrim’s Progress. It’s the story of a man named Christian who sets out from the City of Destruction to go to the Celestial City – that is Heaven. The book tells of all the hardships along the way, of people who tried to stop Christian from getting to the Celestial City – such as Apollyon…

OUR CHEATING HEART

In the Upper Room on the night of the betrayal, Jesus dropped a bombshell. He told the Twelve:   “One of you shall betray me.” The Biblical record goes on to tell us that Judas Iscariot, of the twelve apostles, sold His Savior for 30 pieces of silver. It is to the credit of the other disciples that they each ask:  “Is it I?” They had a handle on the doctrine of original…