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Join our mailing listA lot of our - for want of a better phrase - 'Christian lingo' can be lost in translation when we are speaking to people in our modern world. Harvey Shaw of Killicomaine Baptist shared with me on one occasion how he was preaching on being washed in the blood of the Lamb. There was a little elderly lady came out of the meeting at the end, and shook his hand and said: 'Well Sir, I enjoyed the meeting, but I can't think of anything worse than to be washed in blood!'. We've got to face facts that when we talk in this manner, a lot of folk don't understand what we are speaking of. Even Christians do not understand the full import and significance of what the blood of Jesus does, and the power that there is inherent in His shed blood. It is true to say that some people are utterly repulsed by the suggestion that Jesus shed His blood for our sins. So, in the past, the evangelical good news of the Gospel has been called 'a slaughterhouse religion'. We talked a little bit this morning about the foolishness of the message of the cross which we preach, that through the sacrifice or execution of a man 2000 years ago, that our sins could be forgiven. Other people simply are confused, and they turn away in their misunderstanding and are lost because of it... [Listen or read more...]

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Awake My Heart
by J. Sidlow Baxter
Awake My Heart
Need a daily devotional for the New Year, or as a gift to a friend? One of the world's classic devotional books, 'Awake My Heart' continues to challenge and encourage readers with its biblical insight and personal warmth. With more than one million copies in print, 'Awake My Heart' is more than just another book of brief daily devotions. As Dr. Baxter writes in the foreword, each of the entries is 'one complete study-in-brief, or else one of a pair, trio, or quartette of such studies, and not merely a few devotional thoughts dovetailed together as in many other useful books of briefer daily readings'.

  • 'It is not often that one finds a book of daily devotional studies of the calibre of Awake My Heart' - Pulpit Magazine
  • 'One of the most spiritually exhilarating and refreshing experiences that any preacher or Bible student could enjoy is to read the published volumes of J. Sidlow Baxter. His expositions provide a fountain of preaching and teaching material that can be easily used in mediating the truth of God to others' - Dr. W.A. Criswell
  • 'Each page is a Bible study in itself' - Evangelical Beacon

J. Sidlow Baxter attended Spurgeon's Theological College in London and pastored churches in England and Scotland. Renowned for his biblical understanding and ability to explain the Scriptures, his books have been read and recommended by a wide audience of lay persons, pastors, speakers, and Christian leaders.

Available to order from Amazon in Paperback (US or UK) - 382 pages.

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