Posts by glen

The Convert Under Sore Temptation

I do not wonder that, instead of peace you have trouble, in all your “borders.” When a prisoner has escaped,...

Advice to an Inquirer

You are really ingenious in ferreting out difficulties in the way of giving your heart to God. The poor heart...

Of Confusion in Revival Prayer-Meetings

Do you remember the sentiment of a certain baronet respecting George Whitefield? Said he to a friend, “Mr. B____, after...

Revival Excitements

In reading the Memoirs of the late Mr. William Dawson I met with the following anecdote: Mr. Dawson, it seems,...

Revivals and the Terrors of God

An opponent of revivals has said, “I consider the state of these new converts in no other light than that...

Effect of Revival Efforts on Lukewarm Church-Members

The impression has been deepening in my mind for several years, that it is possible for a man to become...

Methods of Promoting a Revival

You say, “Your experience has been far more extensive than mine. I should like to inquire whether all these extraordinary...

Revival Preaching

Many desire a revival, but they are unwilling to labor for it. I know an animal that is very fond...

Entire Sanctification a Distinct Blessing

So far as I am acquainted with the Methodist people, both in these kingdoms and in America, they do hold...

Is Entire Sanctification a Gradual or an Instantaneous Work?

It is frequently asked, “Is the blessing of entire sanctification gradual, or is it instantaneous?” I answer, in three respects...