Great encouragement. Examples of men in church history for whom this verse was a blessing: Melanchthon, Bunyan, J. Wesley, Wilberforce.
Great Sermon! Thank you, Rev Brown, for this word on the most excellent text of Romans 8 v 31. In times of plenty and in times of tribulation, this word from God has stood sure and steadfast in my small life even as it did for the giants of the faith such as that gentle man Philip Melanchthon and the others you mention.
Praise Him who is faithful above all. Amen.
Ian Brown succeeded Dr Ian Paisley as minister of Martyrs Memorial in August 2013. Prior to this he pastored the Free Presbyterian congregation in Northern Irelandâ€™s Maiden City, Londonderry, from 1987 to 2013. He is the author of several books, notably: â€śBelfast Boat â€“ Titanic,...