Follow the Lamb…

(William Dyer,) “These are the ones who follow the Lamb wherever He goes!” Revelation 14:4 Therefore to follow the Lamb wherever He goes–is to follow Him in four things: 1st, We follow the Lamb in His COMMANDMENTS. Because “If you love Me–you … Continued

By the Grace of God…

(Letters of William Romaine, 1714-1795) “By the grace of God I am what I am!” What was I, that God should set His love upon me before time; and call me to the saving knowledge of His Son, whom to know aright is … Continued

What astonishing Love!

(John Flavel) “For God loved the world so much that He gave His one and only Son so that everyone who believes in Him will not perish but have eternal life!” John 3:16 Therefore let it be considered, what the … Continued

I have learned to be content

(Jeremiah Burroughs, 1600-1646) “I have learned to be content whatever the circumstances!” Philippians 4:11 Christian contentment is that sweet, inward, quiet, gracious frame of spirit, which freely submits to and delights in God’s wise and fatherly disposal in every condition. … Continued

Rest in the quiet consciousness

(John MacDuff, “The Rainbow in the Clouds”) “Let the Lord be exalted, who delights in the prosperity of His servant.” Psalm 35:27 What is “prosperity?” Is it threads of life weaved into a bright outcome? a full cup? ample riches? worldly applause? … Continued

He is Our Father

(J.C. Pittman, “Bible Truths Illustrated” 1917) A Roman emperor, after a successful military campaign, was returning in triumph to Rome. Great throngs filled the city to welcome the mighty hero. While passing through one of the crowded thoroughfares, a little … Continued

What a mercy it is

(James Smith, “Daily Bible Readings for the Lord’s Household”) “I am troubled!” Psalm 38:6 This is very often the case with the believer, he is seldom long without something to trouble him. He has . . . so many foes without … Continued

O that I might find Him

(Charles Spurgeon) “O that I knew where I might find Him!” Job 23:3 In Job’s uttermost extremity — he cried after the Lord. Just so, the longing desire of an afflicted child of God — is once more to see his Father’s … Continued

In darkest days faith shines

(Henry Law, “Psalms”) So many are saying, “God will never rescue him!” But You, O Lord, are a shield around me, my glory, and the One who lifts my head high. Psalm 3:2-3 In darkest days faith shines with brightest glow. In … Continued

Unmerited Grace…

(John MacDuff, “Evening Incense” 1856) O my God, I desire to approach the footstool of Your throne of grace. Glory be to Your holy name that I can enjoy freedom of access into Your presence, and with the confidence of … Continued