Monthly Archives: May 1989


Thankfulness

One of the characteristics of reformed or Calvinist Christianity is the emphasis it places upon doctrine. It is often a reproach made against us that we think too much and talk too much about doctrine" It is felt by some of our friends that d…


Joy

It is often thought that the reformed faith, or Calvinism, with its stern view of human sin and its emphasis on the majesty of the Almighty, is calculated to produce dour, humorless Christians, whipped, beaten, and without a spark of real joy in …


Introduction

In thinking of what subjects I might include in a series of sermons on the subject of 'distinctives of reformed spirituality,' my problem was an embarrassment of riches.  I had too many themes for too few sermons.  No doubt you might hav…