The call of God is the manifestation in time of the purpose of eternity: “Whom He predestinated, them He also called.” Believers are “the called according to His purpose.” In His call He reveals to us what His thoughts and His will concerning us are, and what the life to which He invites us. In His call He makes clear to us what the hope of our calling is; as we spiritually apprehend and enter into this, our life on earth will be the reflection of His purpose in eternity.
Happy Friday everyone! Today’s free download, usually $9.95, is Holy in Christ by Andrew Murray.
A challenge for Christians today is to live and walk through life with integrity. Holy in Christ offers a detailed look at the principles and practices of holiness. Divided into 31 chapters, Murray’s classic is ideal as a month long devotional. In each chapter, Murray explains a Biblical passage, includes a prayer, and gives several points of application.
Andrew Murray, Jr. pastored churches in Bloemfontein, Worcester, Cape Town and Wellington, all in South Africa. He was an amazingly prolific Christian author. All of his publications were originally written in Dutch and then translated into English. As his popularity grew, Murray’s books found their way into more than twelve foreign languages during his lifetime alone. Murray is best known for his devotional writings, which place great emphasis on the need for a rich, personal devotional life.