When God Commissions

Thursday PM July 30, 2020
By Dr Peter Masters

From The Sword & Trowel 2016, issue 1 by Dr Peter Masters The call that makes all the difference to pastors…
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God’s Love in a Pandemic

Thursday AM April 30, 2020
By Dr Peter Masters

These are momentous days when we find ourselves in the midst of a worldwide ‘discipline’ or warning from God, calling…
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Raiders of the Soul

Saturday AM February 29, 2020
By Dr Peter Masters

Towards the end of Christ's most famous speech He uttered these striking words: ‘Beware of false prophets, which come to…
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Worship or Entertainment?

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

Where will your church be five or ten years from now? With the adoption of contemporary music worship, many have…
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The Golden Chain of Blessing

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

'Who comforteth us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort them which are in any trouble,…
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What Satan Can and Cannot Do

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

With Calvary before Him, the Lord spoke these remarkable words – ‘Now is the judgment of this world: now shall…
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Seven Voices of Calvary

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

In the study of any passage in John’s Gospel, we first look at the verses in order to determine the…
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The Seven Pillars of Counselling

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

Over the last 40 years, there has come in among Christians a great craze for counselling borrowed from the ideas…
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The ‘Evangelical Covenant’ of Moses

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

This article will sweep through Deuteronomy 29 – 30 to demonstrate that it records how Moses presented an ‘evangelical covenant’…
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Cessationism — Proving Charismatic Gifts have Ceased

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

   We believe, however, that the ceasing of revelatory and sign-gifts in the time of the apostles is very plainly…
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Are there Gossips Among Us?

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

'Thou shalt not go up and down as a talebearer among thy people' (Leviticus 19.16). 'He that uttereth a slander,…
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True Repentance for Believers

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

In the Book of Leviticus, the Lord speaks authoritatively to Moses, prescribing very precisely the order and manner of worship.…
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The Value of Covenants

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

Here are some of the personal spiritual benefits of understanding God’s covenants: 1 First, they provide a clear view of how…
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Sincerity First and Foremost in the Christian Armour

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

Of all the Christian virtues, love is named in the New Testament as the greatest and first, but when several…
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The Clothing of Humility – Putting on the Garments

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

‘Likewise, ye younger, submit yourselves unto the elder. Yea, all of you be subject one to another, and be clothed…
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The Deep Things of God

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

Wonderful things had happened at Corinth, six years prior to Paul writing these words. As their founding pastor, his preaching…
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Companions of the Apostle Paul

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

Towards the end of Paul's remarkable letter to the Colossians, written during his first imprisonment in Rome, he names seven…
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Why Did God Allow Sin And The Fall?

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

‘What shall we say then? Is there unrighteousness with God? God forbid’ (Romans 9.14).            How…
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Remember the Lord’s Day

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

'And on the seventh day God ended his work which he had made; and he rested on the seventh day…
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Remedies for Problems in Prayer

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

And Jacob was left alone; and there wrestled a man with him until the breaking of the day. And when…
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The Pilgrim Concept

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

‘These all died in faith, not having received the promises, but having seen them afar off, and were persuaded of…
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The Doctrine of Biblical Separation

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

Biblical separation from denominational heresy and apostasy (nowadays including homosexual immorality) is no longer widely followed by evangelicals. Evangelical Anglicans…
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Mutual Debts in Marriage

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

'Let the husband render unto the wife due benevolence: and likewise also the wife to the husband' (1 Corinthians 7.3). The…
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Exercising a True Deliverance Ministry

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

The title of this article is obviously not meant in a charismatic sense. We offer no advice on how to…
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The Garden of Eden

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

‘Thus the heavens and the earth were finished, and all the host of them’ (Genesis 2.1). IT IS OFTEN claimed…
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Regeneration and Gospel Persuasion

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

        The Lord said to Nicodemus – ‘Marvel not that I said unto thee, Ye must be…
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Recognising and Responding to Seasons of Exceptional Apostasy

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

'In the last days perilous times shall come' (2 Timothy 3.1) Perilous times The remarkable picture of the present age…
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The Beginning of the World

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

THE BOOK of Genesis is in every way the foundational book of the entire Bible. It is the supreme book…
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How We Treat the Holy Spirit Within

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

'What? know ye not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost which is in you, which ye…
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The Immeasurable, Personal Love of Christ to His People

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

‘Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? shall tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or…
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The Cancer in all Human Relationships

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

Perilous times Following the evils of self-love, the apostle lists ten more evils, all of which are about relationships between…
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The Pattern for the Church

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

When we speak of the sufficiency of Scripture, we mean that the Word of God provides all that we need…
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The Battle for Souls

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

Years ago we used to say that we are ‘saved to serve’, but that little maxim is out of fashion…
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Great Advances Sown by the Reformation

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr. Nick Needham

        Since no historian is neutral in his or her beliefs and values, but always works from…
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A Musician’s Perspective on Contemporary Christian Music

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Neil McGovern

‘I gat me men singers and women singers, and the delights of the sons of men, as musical  instruments, and…
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Seeds of the Reformation

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr. Nick Needham

Some people like to see the Protestant Reformation as a celestial ‘bolt from the blue’, a miraculous restoration of apostolic…
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A Dressing-Down on Dressing Down

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Mark Chen

DO BELIEVERS need a dressing-down on their dressing? 'Surely not!' the hopeful would say, 'we are after all a people…
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Anger is a Tender Virtue

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By John Trapp

'Be ye angry, and sin not: let not the sun go down upon your wrath' ­(Ephesians 4.26). He who would…
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Priorities in Presenting the Faith

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr John Whitcomb

The Gospel message was graciously presented, and after several months of such teaching, I surrendered to the claims and the…
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Does Everyone Have a Guardian Angel?

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By William Gouge

Argument 1. Jacob said of his angel: 'The Angel which redeemed me from all evil, bless the lads,' Genesis 48.16.…
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The Necessity and Justification for the Free Offer of the Gospel

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Malcolm Watts

Rowland Hill once visited Bristol to preach the Gospel, commencing his series of sermons on the eve of Bristol Fair.…
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Ye are the Salt of the Earth – Keeping the church separate from the world

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr John Gresham Machen

‘Ye are the salt of the earth: but if the salt have lost his savour, wherewith shall it be salted?…
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Tabernacle Conversions in 1860

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Peter Masters

THERE are over twenty ­volumes of beautifully handwritten testimonies of those converted during Spurgeon’s pastorate. These are the elders’ reports…
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The Significance of Karl Barth

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By Dr Martyn Lloyd-Jones

THE PASSING of Dr Karl Barth at the age of 82 is an event that calls for comment. As a…
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Abandoning Separation from Biblical Error

Monday PM July 1, 2019
By R E Palgrave

For many years independent evangelicals kept apart from churches in denominations affiliated to the apostate World Council of Churches, such…
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