• ‘Father, forgive them’

    In Lk 23:34, says John Flavel, we find the best of mercies desired for the ...

  • ‘Father, into your hands I commit my spirit’

    What is implied here? 1. That the soul outlives the body. The house in which ...

  • Christ’s humiliation in his incarnation

    Extracts from The Fountain of Life, by John Flavel.  Ch. 18, Christ's Humiliation ...

  • Christ’s humiliation in his life

    "And being found in fashion as a man, he humbled himself; and became obedient ...

  • Christ’s illegal trial and condemnation

    Outline of a sermon on Luke 23:23f by John Flavel (1628-1691). I.  The trial ...

  • Christ’s primeval glory

    Here's a second instalment from John Flavel’s The Fountain of Life (subtitled, ...

  • Christ’s wonderful person

    A summary of ch. 5 of John Flavel's The Fountain of Life. “And the Word ...

  • Desiring Christ

    The Puritan John Flavel invites us to ask the following questions about our ...

  • Flavel on guidance

    John Flavel (1628-1691) offers much in very few words:- If therefore, in doubtful ...

  • Flavel on Jesus’ cry of dereliction

    'My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?' (Matthew 27:46) Here is a summary ...

  • The excellency of knowing Christ crucified

    John Flavel's work entitled The Fountain of Life (subtitled, 'Presenting Christ ...

  • The Lord’s Supper

    A summary of ch. 21 of John Flavel’s The Fountain of Life. "The Lord Jesus ...

  • The nature of Christ’s death

    A summary of ch. 26 of John Flavel's The Fountain of Life. "Him, being delivered ...

  • The resurrection of Christ

    A summary of chapter 30 of The Fountain of Life., by John Flavel. "He is not ...