Counseling One Another

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Counseling One Another

March 8, 2017
by Paul Tautges
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The Tender Pity of Jesus toward Sinners Like Us

Yesterday, I was reading about the tenderness of the Lord Jesus in A Puritan Theology. The particular Puritan, whose writings were the basis of the chapter, is Thomas Goodwin. Goodwin (1600-1680) was an English Puritan theologian and preacher who also … Continue reading

November 24, 2015
by Paul Tautges
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7 Quotes from Owen’s “The Mortification of Sin”

This morning, I pulled one of my Puritan Paperbacks off the shelf, The Mortification of Sin by John Owen, and reviewed a few chapters, focusing on sentences I had previously underlined. Here are a few that the Spirit used in … Continue reading

October 28, 2015
by Paul Tautges
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Abusing Your Wealth

“There have been times when God’s sore displeasure has been shown against those who demonstrate extreme, unrestrained excess in the midst of their abundance,” writes Puritan Jeremiah Burroughs in Contentment, Prosperity, and God’s Glory. When is this true? When does … Continue reading