Monthly Archives: June 2013

June 30, 2013

“We have seen that man by nature is opposed to God and not a being who desires God.  And we have seen that mere proposals and schemes for moral reform are not sufficient to deal with the problem of mankind.”  … Continue reading

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June 29, 2013

“We need often to be put in mind that God is both the speaker of His word, and the doer of His works.”  (George Lawson; 1749-1820)

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June 28, 2013

“Amidst the storms and tempests of the world, there is a perfect calm in the breasts of those, who not only do the will of God, but ‘love’ to do it.”  (George Horne; 1730)

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June 27, 2013

“In the work of Christ we are passive; in the work of the Holy Spirit we are made active.”  Claude Duval Cole  (1885-1968)

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June 26, 2013

“O that I might live in the constant sense of thy nearness to me!  How often, far too often, alas, do I seem quite to forget it!  Art thou near?  (James Harrington; 1785-1849)

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June 25, 2013

“This is the first ground of comfort—a meditation of the righteousness of God’s nature; he alters not with times, he changes not with persons, he is always and unto all, one and the same righteous and holy God.”  (William Cowper; … Continue reading

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June 24, 2013

“Man by nature loves contending—he will argue at the drop of a hat.  “If anyone seems to be contentious’—what man isn’t?  (1 Cor. 11:16).  Contentious spirits love victory more than they love truth, they love to overcome more than they … Continue reading

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