The Backslider Restored - Cottage Lectures on Pilgrim's Progress - Charles Overton (youtube.com)
The Backslider Restored - Cottage Lectures on Pilgrim's Progress - Charles Overton
"Genuine penitents, for the most part, have far more difficulty in applying the promises of the gospel to their own case. They perceive, indeed, that a cold heart and a warm promise may be brought near to each other by the word ; but they know, they feel that they cannot unite, and the cheerful blaze of hope and love be experienced within, until faith is given from above, and the promise is applied by a hand Divine."