My times are in Your hands! Part 1

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"My times are in Your hands!" Psalm 31:15 (Charles Spurgeon) Not only are we ourselves in the hand of the Lord, but all that surrounds us. Our times make up a kind…

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God will dry your tears!

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God will dry your tears! (Octavius Winslow, "Day Breaking") "God will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death or mourning or crying or pain." Revelation 21:4 What a cluster of sweet hopes…

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Our sins–His mercies!

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Our sins--His mercies! (Letters of John Newton) "Where sin abounded--grace did much more abound!" Romans 5:20 March 18, 1767 Dear friend, You have one hard lesson to learn, that is--the evil of your own heart. You…

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Not mine to keep!

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This is not mine to keep! (Charles Spurgeon) "Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy, and where thieves break in and steal. But…

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When His beauty is seen…

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When His beauty is seen (Octavius Winslow) "Yes, He is altogether lovely! This is my Beloved, and this is my Friend!" Song of Songs 5:16 O what a Savior is Jesus…

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What a consoling idea!

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(John Foster, 1888) "For to me, to live is Christ--and to die is gain!" Philippians 1:21 What a superlatively grand and consoling idea, is that of DEATH! Without this wondrous hope of…

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There lies the sweetness!

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There lies the sweetness!  (Charles Spurgeon) "My meditation of Him shall be sweet." Psalm 104:34 "Of Him"--that is, of the Well-Beloved of the Father, of the Well-Beloved of my own soul--of Him…

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Voluntary thoughts…

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(A.W. Tozer) Anyone who wishes to check on his true spiritual condition may do so, by noting what his voluntary thoughts have been over the last hours or days. What has he…

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This is too much!

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This is too much! (Edward Payson, 1783-1827) Only to be permitted to contemplate such a being as Jehovah . . . to ponder goodness, holiness, justice, mercy, patience and sovereignty--personified and condensed;…

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Thanksgiving is never out of season!

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Thanksgiving is never out of season! (James Smith) "In everything give thanks, for this is God's will for you who belong to Christ Jesus!" 1 Thessalonians 5:18 Everything we enjoy,…

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