Miscellaneous gems

Miscellaneous pithy gems

Affliction is good, but not pleasant.
Sin is pleasant, but not good.
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We fear man so much, because we fear God so little.
It is only the fear of God, that can deliver us from the fear of man.
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Grace is God giving us what we do not deserve–Heaven.
Mercy is God not giving us what we do deserve–Hell.
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We are:
Sinners by nature.
Sinners by birth.
Sinners by choice.
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There never was anything of false doctrine brought into the church, but either it was by neglecting the Scripture, or by introducing something above the Scripture.
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The more purely God’s Word is preached–the more deeply it pierces the heart.

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