A sermon by Rev. Robert Murray McCheyne read on new years eve by Elder Walter Rozeboom. R.M. McCheyne was a Scottish minister who lived from 1813-1843.
The Ten Virgins
1. God's children are wise; the rest are foolish (verse 2). 2. The wise and foolish are alike in many things (verses 3,4) 3. There is a difference: The foolish virgins have no oil in their vessels. 4. The tarrying of the bridegroom. (verse 5) 5. The sleep of the virgins: 'They all slumbered and slept.' 6. The coming of the Bridegroom. The time: 'at midnight.' 7. The discovery: 'Our lamps are gone out.' (verse 6-9) 8. The anxious application: 'Give us of your oil.' 9. The disappointment: 'Not so, lest there be not enough for us and you.' 10. Who are ready? (verse 10-13) 11. The reward of those who are ready: 'They went in with him to the marriage.' 12. The fate of hypocrites: 'The door was shut.'
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Son of Adam McCheyne, Robert was educated at Edinburgh University. In 1835, he became Assistant at Lambert (near Stirling). In 1836, he was ordained Minister of St. Peterâ€™s Established Church in Dundee. In 1839, he went to Palestine as one of the Mission of Enquiry to the Jews...