Category Archives: Self Versus Gods Love

Self Versus God’s Love Part 2

By John Thiel, Audio: mp3

What is Our Incentive for Righteousness?

It is by the humbling of one’s self; the expression of a heart that realises that it cannot achieve it but it relies upon the merits and help of the Saviour.

We must have less trust in what we ourselves can do, and more trust in what the Lord can do for and through us. You are not engaged in your own work; you are doing the work of God. Surrender your will and way to Him. Make not a single reserve, not a single compromise with self. Know what it is to be free in Christ. {MH 513.4} Read the rest of this entry

Self Versus God’s Love Part 3

By John Thiel, Audio: mp3

A Sinner is Someone who does not love God.

May it be that the words in the hymn ‘Break Thou the Bread of Life’, we really entirely put into meaning in our life. To do this we want to tune into the wonderful Word of God that will make this a reality. The theme continues with self versus God’s love. God’s love does something; it generates in a sinner’s heart a conflict. The promise of the coming Saviour, the woman’s seed is described:

Genesis 3:15 And I will put enmity between thee and the woman, and between thy seed and her seed; it shall bruise thy head, and thou shalt bruise his heel. Read the rest of this entry

Self Versus God’s Love Part 1


By John Thiel, Audio: mp3

What is the will of God? We are often appealed to give God our will and to obey Him and to submit to Him. We often miss what actually is His will because we concentrate a little awry.

1 Thessalonians 5:16 Rejoice evermore. 17 Pray without ceasing. 18 In every thing give thanks: for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you.19 Quench not the Spirit. Read the rest of this entry