Face to Face with Christ
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What happens to a man when he believes; the personal element; Christianity is not culture or heritage; the need for self-examination; an awareness of our aim; the wrath of God; addressed by name.
Saul; a man in turmoil : Paul; a changed man; in Paul we see the central facts of the Christian experience; the arguments of the world; Christianity changes us; the fact of Jesus a reality; 'I am Jesus' : the significance of this statement explained.
Factors that are present when a person becomes a Christian; face to face with Christ; a partaker of the divine nature; astonished by our ignorance and arrogance; the patience of the Lord; all in Christ.
The whole personality involved in conversion; intellectual assent and saving belief are different; temporary faith explained; Scripture confirmed in revival; fear and trembling; saving truth.
The tests of true Christianity; the obedience of faith; surrender of the will essential for the truly Christian; salvation without Lordship impossible; surrender of the will explained; proof by action.
Paul's conversion experience; a new creation; the nature and constitution of of man misunderstood; the Biblical conception of man; man's state of darkness; man's need of Jesus Christ; Christians receive certain knowledge.
The conversion of Paul a pivotal point in history; Paul's mastery of life; this new life available to all; the common factors in the conversion experience; the hound of heaven; the new creation; the example of Ewan Roberts.
The marks of Christian conversion; why some are not Christians; conversion is personal; the need for God's revelation; Paul's sincerity before conversion; the danger of religion; the new man.
The importance of knowing whether we are Christians or not; conversion; the profoundest change imaginable; Christianity not an addition; but a complete change; a new standard of values; the non-Christian view of life.
Unbelief through ignorance; unbelief a condition of the soul; the test of subsequent life; Christianity in the world; Paul before conversion; fake dogmatism; unbelief is active resistance.