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The measures of Christian obedience

or, A discourse shewing what obedience is indispensably necessary to a regenerate state, and what defects are consistent with it; for the promotion of piety, and the peace of troubled consciences

by John Kettlewell

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Published by Printed by J. Macock, for Robert Kettlewell in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Early works to 1800,
  • Christian life,
  • Salvation,
  • Puritans

  • Edition Notes

    Wing K372

    Other titlesPuritan collection of English and American literature
    The Physical Object
    Pagination714 p. ;
    Number of Pages714
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24999060M

      Obedience and conformity are two kinds of social influences when people change attitude or behavior under the influence of the views of others. The term “obedience” refers to direct requests from an authority figure to one or more persons (Nail et al., ).Cited by: 2. After reading Henri Nouwen's The Way of the Heart recently during some times of fasting, I decided to move on to another book by Nouwen, In the Name of Jesus. I liked it perhaps even more than The Way of the Heart. The book is a version of an address Nouwen gave to an event in Washington, D.C., sometime in the s/5.

    For Christians, success can never be measured by money. When people say to me, "That man's worth ten million dollars," that tells me he's wealthy, but it . UNEQUAL WEIGHTS AND MEASURES. A CRITIQUE OF THE METHODOLOGY OF THE ANTI-MISSIONARIES (Originally written for the UMJC Theology Forum, ) The biblical injunction against false weights and measures is repeated throughout the Hebrew Scriptures, elaborated in the Talmud, treated under three separate headings in the rabbinic literature on the .

    Christian Obligations (Romans 13) But there is a purely Christian motivation for obedience, aside from the fear of punishment. But God knows my thoughts and actions and motivation. I find in my own life that the fear of legal punishment in . All the stories in this book—one for every day in the year—come from the Bible, which is like a whole library in itself. The Children’s Bible in Stories contains sixty-six books of adventure, history, poetry, letters and much more. The Bible shows us /5(11).


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Lang: eng, Pages Reprinted in with the help of Author: Kettlewell, John. Two sermons preached on the occasion of the death of the Lord and Lady Digby By John Kettlewell, author of The measures of Christian obedience.

() [Kettlewell, John] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Two sermons preached on the occasion of the death of the Lord and Lady Digby By John Kettlewell, author of The measures of Christian First published: 13 Dec, The life of a christian: or the laws of Christ, as to duties and sins, respecting ourselves, God, and our neighbour ; taken out of Mr.

Kettlewell's Measures of Obedience, Book II. Chap. Abraham proved his faith by obedience. God measures our faith based on what we do—our obedience—not by our feelings, the emotions we express, or our words. So, just as God knew the depth of Abraham's faith by his obedience, we can know the depth of our faith by the level of our obedience.

His first book, 'The Measures of Christian Obedience,' a summary of Christian morals as involved in obedience to the laws of the Gospel, was written between Christmas and Easterbut was not published untilwhen, at Hickes's suggestion, Kettlewell dedicated it to Henry Compton, bishop of London, but this dedication he suppressed.

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Christian living does not have an “on/off” switch. Living for God is 24/7/ Spiritually mature Christians do not find ways to compartmentalize God because He is not part of their life He is their life (see Romans ). Mature Christians are constantly aware of their surroundings.

3 and observe what the LORD your God requires: Walk in obedience to him, and keep his decrees and commands, his laws and regulations, as written in the Law of Moses.

Do this so that you may prosper in all you do and wherever you go. Matthew Chapter Parallel Compare. 26 What good will it be for someone to gain the whole world, yet. A few weeks ago someone sent me the following prayer, written by a man named Frank Morris. It’s from something called Frank’s Daily Chuckles.

It’s one of those things that makes you laugh and then makes you think: So far today, God, I’ve done all right. I haven’t gossiped, haven’t lost my temper, haven’t been greedy, grumpy, nasty.

His first book, 'The Measures of Christian Obedience,' a summary of Christian morals as involved in obedience to the laws of the Gospel, was written between Christmas and Easterbut was not published untilwhen, at Hickes's suggestion, Kettlewell dedicated it to Compton, bishop of London, but this dedication he suppressed after.

Obedience to God--glad, full and humble obedience--is God's ordained key to much that is vital in Christian life. Only the obedient Christian enjoys the constant and undimmed blessing and favor of God. Obedience Is The Key 1. Obedience is the key to cleansing and holiness.

This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Obedience is a form of social influence that involves performing an action under the orders of an authority figure.

It differs from compliance (which involves changing your behavior at the request of another person) and conformity (which involves altering your behavior in order to go along with the rest of the group).

Instead, obedience involves altering your behavior. The measures of Christian obedience, or, A discourse shewing what obedience is indispensably necessary to a regenerate state, and what defects are consistent with it, for the promotion of piety, and the peace of troubled consciences by John Kettlewell Author: Kettlewell, John, Christian Mission.

How God Measures Time – 2 Peter How God Measures Time – 2 Peter Book of 2 Peter Peter wants us to understand something of this fact in regard to how God measures time. But do not overlook this one fact, beloved, that with the Lord one day is as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day.

Obedience was a main concern during the time of the encampment of the people of Israel at the base of Mount Sinai, to which God directed Moses to lead them after their deliverance from the Egyptians.

There God, with Moses as mediator, provided the people with general and specific stipulations for conforming to his will. The Book of Deuteronomy (literally "second law" from Greek deuteros + nomos) is the fifth book of the Jewish Torah, where it is called Devarim (Heb.

דברים), "the words [of Moses]". Chapters 1–30 of the book consist of three sermons or speeches delivered to the Israelites by Moses on the plains of Moab, shortly before they enter the Promised Land. What Constitutes Christian Maturity. with an adult. The word “perfect” in the Book of He-brews does not hold out the promise of moral perfec-tion on earth.

If that were attainable, how could we “keep on progressing toward maturity”. It has been. Teach simple obedience to young children in kindergarten through 2nd grade while also instilling the basic doctrine with the Adventures in Obedience Bible curriculum.

Designed to be covered over a one or two-year period, children will learn the basics of Cat and Dog theology on a simplified level while also learning about global missions. Slaves, be obedient to those who are your masters according to the flesh, with fear and trembling, in the sincerity of your heart, as to Christ; Rich Food Blessings Of Obedience obeying Messianic Banquet.

Millionaire Mentality Obedience To God Commitment, to God Obeying God. "If you consent and obey, You will eat the best of the land. Of course, performing “good deeds” requires obedience to the One who calls us to good deeds. A Christian’s testimony of holiness is a strong witness that God is at work in the world.

“Blessed are all who fear the LORD, who walk in obedience to him” (Psalm ). The Bible often tells us that God blesses and rewards obedience.Another point that we need to understand about true obedience is that: God measures obedience in a person's life by his capacity to obey.

As I have already pointed out, true obedience is an attitude that comes when a person accepts Jesus as His Savior and the process of salvation begins to impact his life. No Bible, no breakfast.

Have you ever heard this little phrase? Has anyone ever told you to obey it? It’s a mantra that I have bumped into a number of times in the past few weeks.

In one recent case a popular Christian leader held it up as a necessary motto for the believer, a basic mark of Christian obedience. He seemed to imply that godly people don’t eat their .