He keeps the feet of His saints…

(John MacDuff, “The Words of Jesus”) “The very hairs of your head are all numbered!” Matthew 10:30 What a promise is this! All that befalls you, to the very numbering of your hairs—is known to God! Nothing can happen by accident or chance. … Continued

Leaning on Him…

(J.R. Miller “Daily Bible Readings in the Life of Christ” 1890) “One of them, the disciple whom Jesus loved, was leaning on Jesus’ bosom.” John 13:23 We are not told the name of this disciple — but we know him by his place and posture. What were … Continued

Living without worry…

(J. R. Miller, “Living Without Worry”) If we have God—no other loss is irreparable! There is surely enough in God’s love, to compensate a thousand times for every earthly deprivation! Our lives may be stripped bare—home, friends, riches, comforts, every sweet … Continued

Listen to the Voice in the storm…

(John MacDuff, “The Words of Jesus”) “Take courage! It is I—do not be afraid!” Mark 6:50 Jesus lives! His people may dispel their misgivings—for Omnipotence treads the waves! To sense it may seem at times to be otherwise— accident and chance may appear to regulate human allotments; … Continued

The only effectual means for reforming…

(Letters of John Newton) The Gospel of Christ, the glorious Gospel of the blessed God, is the only effectual means for reforming mankind. To the man who possesses and knows the use of this grand, this wonderful machine, if I may be allowed … Continued

If Your presence does not go with us…

(Thomas Brooks, “A Word in Season to Suffering Saints”) Then Moses said to Him, “If Your Presence does not go with us, do not send us up from here!” Exodus 33:15 God’s presence is infinitely better than the presence of all outward comforts. … Continued

Who do you trust?

(Robert Traill) “But from Him you are in Christ Jesus, who for us became:  wisdom from God, as well as righteousness, sanctification, and redemption.” 1 Corinthians 1:30 … If a man trusts to his own righteousness, he rejects Christ’s righteousness. If he trusts … Continued

Do you love Him?

(Samuel Davies, “The Nature of Love to God and Christ, Opened and Enforced”) If you truly love the Lord Jesus Christ–then you earnestly study and endeavor to please Him by a life of universal obedience. Love is always desirous to please the person … Continued

The Lord is my Shepherd…

(Charles Spurgeon) “The Lord is my shepherd—I have everything I need.” Psalm 23:1 “The Lord is my shepherd!”​…​It should be the subject of grateful admiration, that the great God allows Himself to be compared to anything which will set forth … Continued

All I need!

(Gleanings from the Inner Life of Ruth Bryan) Oh, my precious Savior! You are all I need for time and for eternity. You are . . . my rest in weariness, my ease in pain, my strength in weakness. Is anything … Continued