Monthly Archives: January 2014

January 21, 2014

“He who makes it his chief aim to gain the favour of his world, thereby becomes an enemy of God.”  (Joseph B. Mayor  1828-1916)

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January 20, 2014

“It is not that you are so good and devout as to lift up yourself to God, but it is of His Divine compassion that He comes down to you, in order to enrich and bless you with the consciousness … Continue reading

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January 19, 2014

“World leaders today turn to every known source of human wisdom, but they will not turn to God and His Word.”  (Lehman Strauss 1911-1997)

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January 18, 2014

“Observe that they who are entitled to all comfort, often through their own folly, enjoy the least.”  James Smith (1647)

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January 17, 2014

“Worship does not lie within human directions, rules, stipulations, military threatening or social penalties.  Worship is a condition of the soul; it is an instinct of the life and it belongs to the interior nature.  It can only be spoken … Continue reading

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January 16, 2014

“If we would be humble, we must look not on ourselves, but on him; if we would truly love, we must look not on ourselves, but on him who dwells in the heavens.  If we would have him turn his … Continue reading

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January 15, 2014

“In your weakness, Christ will give you strength.  In your terror, Christ will be your consolation.”  (Joseph A. Seiss  1823-1904)

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January 14, 2014

“You say, I am not only tempted to doubt whether I be the child of God or not; but I labor under sad and fearful temptations.  I am tempted to strange and horrid things, such as I fear to name.”  … Continue reading

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January 13, 2014

“We could not but be cast down except that some Shield, far stronger than our own struggles or our own resolves, were cast around us.  And where can we find this shelter, but in Jesus?”  (Henry Law 1797-1884)

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January 12, 2014

“The administrations of God are not according to the sad surmises of his people’s misgiving hearts.”  Simeon Ash  (1647)

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