A Fountain to support us…

(James Smith, “Gleams of Grace” 1860) “Let us come boldly unto the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy, and find grace to help in time of need!” Hebrews 4:16 Let us have sincere daily dealings with Christ, bringing … Continued

His Will, not mine…

(Newman Hall, “Leaves of Healing from the Garden of Grief” 1891) “He went on a little farther and fell face down on the  ground, praying: My Father! If it is possible, let this cup of suffering be taken away from Me. … Continued

Sometimes it is a ‘Hill Difficulty’ throughout

(Newman Hall, 1816-1902) There are many variations in the Christian’s path. Sometimes it is smooth and flowery, with sunny slopes, and sylvan shades, and prospects which entrance the soul with loveliness. There are seasons when no doubts perplex the spirit, and … Continued

Eternity is at hand…

(“Solitude Sweetened” by James Meikle, 1730-1799) To escape my present sorrow, and triumph in the midst of my present grief–let me suppose eternity is at hand, which may very soon, but must before long, be the case. May I not, then, with the eye of … Continued

His providence by His purpose…

(Frank Hall) “We know that God causes all things to work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose!” Romans 8:28 We often find ourselves in . . . trying circumstances, … Continued

His Workmanship…

(Frank Hall) “For we are God’s workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand so that we would walk in them.” Ephesians 2:10 There is an infinite difference between the materials that men employ to construct and compose their masterpieces–and … Continued

Fix our eyes on Jesus…

(Frank Hall​) “You are complete in Him!” Colossians 2:10  … In ourselves we are sinful, guilty and vile! But bless God forever! Our standing before God is not in ourselves; it is in Christ! He is . . . our Salvation, our … Continued

And we shall weep no more!

(“Every Day!” Author unknown, 1872) “He will wipe every tear from their eyes–and there will be no more death or sorrow or crying or pain. All these things are gone forever!” Revelation 21:4 This is but a glimpse of the glorious state … Continued

Declaring the end from the beginning…

(Frank Hall) “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.” Genesis 1:1 Before there was a Milky Way–there was God! Before there were galaxies, solar systems, constellations, and nebulae–there was God! Before Mercury, Venus, and Mars were plugged … Continued

May you have the power to understand…

(“Every Day!” Author unknown, 1872) “May you know the love of Christ which surpasses knowledge!” Ephesians 3:19 Christ’s love surpasses knowledge! Blessed fact! His love is so vast, so full, so free–that it cannot in its completeness be comprehended by … Continued