He became poor that we might become rich…

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(John Flavel, 1628-1691) "He chose us in Him before the creation of the world to be holy and blameless in His sight." Ephesians 1:4 "His eternal purpose which He accomplished in Christ Jesus our…

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The Author of all true happiness…

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(Thomas Brooks, "An Ark for All God's Noahs") God gives His gold—His Christ, Himself—He gives only to His saints. Though many have counterfeit jewels, yet there are but a few who…

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All your trials–are mercies!

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(James Smith, "The Believer's Companion in Seasons of Affliction and Trouble" 1842) "You are my portion, O Lord!" Psalm 119:57 This is the language of every Christian's heart and life! The…

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Learn to be content…

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(​Octavius Winslow, "Divine Realities" 1860) "My times are in Your hand." Psalm 31:15 Learn to be content with your present lot—with God's dealings with you, and His disposal of you. You…

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His kindness and mercy are unbounded!

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(John Fawcett, "Christ Precious") "Yes, He is very precious to you who believe." 1 Peter 2:7 Christian! Jesus is your Savior, your Friend, and your Portion. You are guilty--His blood cleanses from all…

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Leaving you an example to follow…

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(John Fawcett, "Christ Precious") "Leaving you an example so that you should follow in His steps." 1 Peter 2:21 "He who says he abides in Him, should  walk just as He walked."…

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Communion with Him…

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(John Fawcett, "Christ Precious") "Yes, He is very precious to you who believe." 1 Peter 2:7 Christ is precious to those who believe​...​ "You O God are . . .…

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I am a miracle of Your preservation and mercy!

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(John MacDuff, "Evening Incense" 1856) O my Father, it is of Your compassions alone, that I am not consumed! My way Zionward is well-studded with Ebenezers, testifying "Thus far the Lord has helped me!"…

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This world is not our portion…

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Winslow, "Daily Need Divinely Supplied" 1870) "The Lord is my portion, says my soul; therefore I will hope in Him."  Lament. 3:24 As the Lord's true priesthood, this world is not…

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