The Primacy of Preaching Among the Public Duties of the Ministry

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An excerpt from a lecture:

In terms of how much time is given to various facets of the work of the ministry, I am presupposing the primacy of preaching among the public duties of the ministry. There are, as we shall see, both […]

By | January 9th, 2012|Herald, Pastoral Theology|

Ingredients of the Fear of God I
Correct Concepts of the Character of God

StudyingAlbert N. Martin

Suppose someone were to read through his Bible with pen and paper in hand and jot down every explicit, overt reference to the fear of God he came across. In addition, he would record passages that contained, although not the explicit words, yet the thought and illustrations […]

By | October 30th, 2011|Christian Life, Herald|

Ingredients of the Fear of God II
A Pervasive Sense of the Presence of God

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The foundation of the fear of God is correct concepts of the character of God. The next building block in the fear of God is a pervasive sense of His presence. Something that is pervasive is something that spreads throughout a given area. […]

By | October 30th, 2011|Christian Life, Herald|

Ingredients of the Fear of God III
A Constraining Awareness of Our Obligations to God

Profile Man TwilightAlbert N. Martin

The third essential ingredient of the fear of God is what I am calling a constraining awareness of one’s obligations to God. In other words, to live in the fear of God is not only to know who He is and that He is here, but […]

By | October 30th, 2011|Christian Life, Herald|

How to Maintain and Increase the Fear of God

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A Foundational Principle

First of all, there is a general principle that we must understand and walk in the light of if we are to increase and maintain the fear of God in our hearts. Simply stated, that principle is this: When it comes […]

By | October 30th, 2011|Christian Life, Herald|

The Fear of God

Alone in the wildernessAlbert N. Martin

The Crucial Nature of this Dread and Terror

As you ponder this subject of the fear of God, do you do so as a stranger to vital union with Christ and to the regenerating work of the Holy Spirit? Do you bear no marks […]

By | October 29th, 2011|Christian Life, Herald|

Counsel to a Young Pastor | Albert N. Martin

By | April 17th, 2011|Herald, Videos|

The Greatest Challenge and Danger
Facing the Evangelical Church Today | Albert N. Martin

By | April 17th, 2011|Herald, Videos|

The Word and the Spirit in Christian Experience | Albert N. Martin

By | April 17th, 2011|Herald, Videos|

Music, Performance, and Worship | Albert N. Martin

By | April 17th, 2011|Herald, Videos|