- 2 years ago
TEXT: Ephesians 1:3-6
J.I. Packer said, "What is a Christian? The question can be answered in many ways, but the richest answer I know is that a Christian is one who has God as Father."
Leonard Ravenhill said, "I've had many accolades in my time about my books and preaching, but it doesn't make any difference. I made up my mind fifty years ago that no one would flatter me and no one would flatten me. We're all unprofitable servants."
In their book, The Ten Greatest Revivals Ever, Elmer Towns and Douglas Porter share with us: "The deep reviving of the Korean church leadership during the Korean revival of 1907 had an immediate impact on both the churches and the communities those churches sought to reach. The men returned to their homes as carriers of revival. When the story of the Bible conference revival was retold, a similar revival swept the churches. As the churches were revived, they were gripped by a burning passion to reach the lost in their community. Everywhere, revived chur