Ichabod Spencer

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I Found No Escape From God’s Pursuit Of My Soul

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I Found No Escape From God’s Pursuit Of My Soul

That alarmed me and shamed me. I thought, then, that if there was no escape from men here, there could be no escape...

Simplicity Of Faith: Take God At His Word

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Simplicity Of Faith: Take God At His Word

“I have taken  Him at his word.” It struck me in an instant, as a triumph of faith.  "God knows I have taken him at his word...

The Arrow Driven Deeper

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The Arrow Driven Deeper

You drove the arrow deeper, when I expected you to do just the contrary; and I could find no relief till I gave up all into the hands of Christ. I know you read my heart exactly.

Fanaticism Is Not Faith

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Fanaticism Is Not Faith

Fanaticism is not faith. When the affections and mere-sensibility of the heart are excited, and the understanding...

Easy To Be A Christian

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Easy To Be A Christian

Is it easy to be a Christian? Yes, easy if you will stop trying to save yourself and trust in Christ alone. Here is an excerpt from this audiobook chapter...

Nobody Said Anything To Me

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Nobody Said Anything To Me

...their associates, and neighbors, certainly ought not to be able to declare, “nobody said anything to me,”—“no man cared for my soul.”

I Can’t Feel

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I Can’t Feel

The Bible never tells you that you must feel but that you must repent and believe. Your complaint that you 'can't feel,' is just an excuse...

The Unpardonable Sin

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The Unpardonable Sin

It is not the unpardonable sin which hinders your being a Christian; but your wickedness of heart, your pride, vanity, and insincerity.

The Faults of Christians

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The Faults of Christians

You are very unwise to let your thoughts dwell upon the faults of Christians at all; and when you do so, you hunt up a few professors of religion...

I Can’t Repent!

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I Can’t Repent!

Still he insisted. “I can’t repent! I should if I could!” and the tears rolled down his cheeks, of which he seemed to go utterly unconscious...