Monthly Archives: June 2017

June 20, 2017

“Do not say that your crook has been of so long continuance that it will never mend.  Put it in the hand of God, who made it, that He may mend it, and wait on Him.  And if it is … Continue reading

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June 19, 2017

Believe, and you shall love; believe much, and you shall love much labor for strong and deep persuasions of the glorious things which are spoken of Christ, and this will command love.”  Robert Leighton  (1611-1684)

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June 18, 2017

“And we live beneath our privilege and fail to make the required use of the great expiation which has been wrought, and want in proper appreciation of our Saviour’s work, if we do not rise up from our prostration under … Continue reading

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June 17, 2017

“Afflictions are the medicine which God uses to carry off our spiritual diseases;  they cure the tympany (grandiose) of pride, the fever of lust, the dropsy of covetousness.”  (Thomas Watson; 1620-1686)

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June 16, 2017

“So this is the art of contentment:  not to seek to add to our circumstances, but to subtract from our desires.”  (Jeremiah Burroughs  1600-16460)

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June 15, 2017

“In a word, trust in God is that high act or exercise of faith whereby the soul, looking upon God and casting itself on his goodness, power, promises, faithfulness, and providence, is lifted up above carnal fears and discouragements; above … Continue reading

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June 14, 2017

“If his blood is not a satisfaction for our sins, it is evidently of no use whatever to obtain for us the remission of them.”  John Daille  (1594-1670)

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June 13, 2017

“Take heed that you overlook not the many precious mercies which the people of God enjoy amidst all their troubles.  It is a pity that our tears on account of our troubles should so blind our eyes that we should … Continue reading

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June 12, 2017

Never a word of merit should be in the mouth of a true believer; for have mercy on me, O Lord, is David’s only plea; any good in us, is but a sandy ground to build on.  (David Dickson; 1583-1663)

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June 11, 2017

“Thus also the offering of Christ is one which can never be repeated.  How can that be repeated which never comes to an end.”  (George Milligan)

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