Monthly Archives: January 2014

January 31, 2014

“It is not the good action which makes the good man; it is the good man who does the good action.  The merit of an action depends entirely upon the motives which have prompted its performance; and, tried by this … Continue reading

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January 30, 2014

“There are other ways of God outside the sanctuary—“In the sea.”  And there we often find ourselves at a loss.  If we are occupied with the sea itself, and with trying to scan God’s footsteps there, then “they are not … Continue reading

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January 29, 2013

“Oh, brethren, the good in us is God in us.  The inwardness makes the outwardness, the godliness the beauty.  It is indisputable that it is Christ in us that makes all our Christianity.”  (Charles Stanford  1876)

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January 28, 2014

“Make me acquainted with thy will, and shew me how to do it!”  (Joseph Addison Alexander  1809-1860)

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January 27, 2014

“We hear much talking about doctrines and peculiarities, little about Christ Himself.”  Horatius Bonar  (1808-1890)

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January 26, 2014

“Faith needs resistance to call it forth in its strength.”  (William H. Van Doren  1810-1882)

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January 25, 2014

“It is mere vanity and intolerable pride in any man, however great his acquirements, to think that plain, humble, private Christians cannot add anything to his strength and comfort.”  (William S. Plumer  1802- 1880)

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