Monthly Archives: October 2014

October 31, 2014

“The human heart knows not the vacuity that has been made in it by the absence of God; it knows not the malignity of one single sin—one single act of disobedience, one moment’s insubordination of the will, one moment’s ceasing … Continue reading

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October 30, 2014

“There is such unruliness in our thoughts and affections that our judgments are not always able to rule our thoughts and affections.” Jeremiah Burroughs (1600-1646)

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October 29, 2014

“It is, indeed, a melancholy experience, to be constrained to admit that we have no root, when the heat and the storm come suddenly upon us! (Rudolf Stier 1800-1862)

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October 28, 2014

“Ah yes, coming to Jesus means exposing oneself to conflict.” (Klass Schilder; 1890-1952

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October 27, 2014

“All these mighty works of man cannot meet with the favor of God as long as man stands in rebellion against Him.” (Herman Hoeksema 1886-1965)

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October 26, 2014

“Now if we be weaned from idolatry of making our bosom our oracle, and our heart our counselor; if in true poverty of spirit we go every morning to our Lord, as knowing not how to guide ourselves for this … Continue reading

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October 25, 2014

It is no small mercy to have strength from God to subsist under troubles, till the delivery come; and for this strength the man emptied of self-confidence may call, and should be content with supporting strength till the Lord’s time … Continue reading

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