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Sonship; and our relationship with Christ; testing for sonship; the marks of the child; the relationship between Father and child.
Miracles as parables; man's expectation of the Church; the paralysed world; the message of the Church.
New ideas in the Church; the Gospel of God; knowledge and power through the Gospel; disciples as students; the glory of the Gospel
A spiritual approach necessary; importance of this Epistle in the history of the church; the conversion and preparation of Paul; the false contrast between natural gifts and Holy Spirit.
The delay in Christ's coming; the use of the Old Testament to prove the continuity of the gospel; the true nature of the church and the doctrine of the remnant; the sufficiency; authority; unity; necessity and consistency of the Scriptures; the consolation of the Old Testament.
All blessings are through Christ Jesus; can God suffer; and does He suffer? God became man; yet retained the fulness of the Godhead; made sin upon the Cross; yet still the Son of God.
The greatness of salvation is understood only when we understand the depth of sin; man makes himself the centre; the blessings of peace come only when our life is in Christ; the middle walls of partition; Jew and Gentile; the distinction abolished.
Here is a 5-minute introduction to the GEMS from the Legacy Collection; by Tony Ruston; the former director of the Martyn Lloyd-Jones Recordings Trust. It includes some fascinating background to the formation of the Trust.