Monthly Archives: December 2017

December 21, 2017

“God is thus far mercifully indulgent to our weakness, and He will not take it ill at our hands if by earnest and importunate prayer we seek Him for deliverance until we know His good pleasure in the matter.”  (Jeremiah … Continue reading

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December 20, 2017

“Grace in its fullness is resident in Christ: out from this fullness we receive; there is no other reservoir (John 1:14, 16).”  (John Wilmot, 1647–1680)

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December 19, 2017

“When one speaks of God he must utter the truth.  If ever one must be careful in speaking, it is when he talks of God.  To misrepresent God by saying what is not true about Him is to do a … Continue reading

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December 18, 2017

“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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December 17, 2017

“It is a most hazardous thing to tamper with the gospel of Christ.”  (John Brown  1784-1858)

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December 16, 2017

“The law is the key which locks sinners up to condemnation:  the gospel is the key which opens the door to their freedom.”  (Author unknown)

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December 15, 2017

“He has only to will the most important changes, and they are instantly accomplished.  ‘He speaks, and it is done; he commands, and it stands fast.’  No causes intervene between the volition and the change which ensues, for the will … Continue reading

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December 14, 2017

“When he looks up to God, and considers the truth of his promises, and the sufficiency of his grace and protection, and the almighty strength of his Redeemer, these things fill his soul with confidence and assurance; but when he … Continue reading

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December 13, 2017

“Fear not.”  “How much of our misery arises from fear.”  William Garden Blaikie  (1820-1899)

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December 12, 2017

The bodily torture even of crucifixion, could not extort from the holy Jesus the smallest sigh or complaint; but the sense of his Father’s wrath in his soul, wrung from him that doleful outcry; “My God, my God, why hast … Continue reading

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