The more the Bible is studied!

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The more the Bible is studied! (Frederick Marsh) My conviction is that the more the Bible is studied--the more there is found in it to be studied. Fresh light, strength, joy, help, grace,…

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Comforting Truths…

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(Octavius Winslow) "The LORD has heard my cry for mercy; the LORD accepts my prayer." Psalm 6:9 "You hear, O LORD, the desire of the afflicted" Psalm 10:17 "This poor man called, and the LORD heard…

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short gems from J. Newton #4

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Pithy gems from John Newton #4 A deep sense of indwelling sin is essential to humble living.    ~  ~  ~  ~ I have reason to praise Him for my…

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Holiness of a Christian!

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The holiness of a Christian​! (Letters of John Newton) "For I know that in me (that is, in my flesh) nothing good dwells." Romans 7:18 The depravity of our fallen nature is,…

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The sanctifying power…

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The sanctifying power of the cross! (John L. Dagg, "Manual of Theology") "May I never boast except in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, through which the world has been…

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Loved above all…

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(Thomas Doolittle, "Love to Christ Necessary to Escape the Curse at His Coming!" 1693) "Anyone who loves his father or mother more than Me is not worthy of Me; anyone who loves…

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How I long…

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(James Smith's autobiography, "Marvelous Mercy!" 1862) The following in an excerpt from the diary of James Smith: April 16, 1854. During the past week I have had one of the most severe asthmatic attacks I…

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Short gems from A. Pink #2

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Pithy gems from Arthur Pink #2    ~  ~  ~  ~ Christ is the key which unlocks the golden doors into the temple of Divine truth! ~  ~  ~  ~…

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Short gems from M. Henry #2

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Pithy gems from Matthew Henry #2    ~  ~  ~  ~ We cannot expect too little from man--nor too much from God! ~  ~  ~  ~ A garment that is…

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Short gems from J. Calvin #3

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Pithy gems from John Calvin #3 ~  ~  ~  ~ Scripture is like a pair of spectacles, which dispel the darkness and give us a clear view of God. ~ …

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