Better things in store for us

(adapted from Mary Winslow‘s, “Heaven Opened”) What a mercy that there are better things in store for us than this poor world could give! Who that knows the truth experimentally would wish to live in this base world one moment … Continued

Direct my footsteps

(J.R. Miller)  LISTEN to audio!  Download audio “Your Word is a lamp for my feet and a light on my path.” Psalm 119:105 God’s Word is represented as a lamp for the feet. It is a lamp “for the feet,” not throwing its beams afar, … Continued

The Lion and the Lamb

(J.R. Miller, “Heavenly Worship” 1909)  LISTEN to audio!  Download audio “Look! The LION of the tribe of Judah, the Root of David, has triumphed! Then I saw a LAMB, looking as if it had been slain, standing in the center of the … Continued

His everlasting arms!

(J. R. Miller, “A Life of Character”) “The eternal God is your refuge, and underneath are the everlasting arms!” Deuteronomy 33:27 At the two extremes of life, childhood and old age—this promise comes with special assurance. “Even to your old age and gray hairs I am He; … Continued

Written on His palms

The following is from Spurgeon’s sermon, A PRECIOUS DROP OF HONEY. No. 512 Written on His palms! Fly back as far as you will, until this present world and all the worlds within the universe slept in the mind of … Continued

The way to grow strong

STRENGTH THROUGH WEAKNESS by Spurgeon— “The way to grow strong in Christ is to become weak in yourself. God pours no power into man’s heart till man’s power is all poured out. The Christian’s life is one of daily dependence on the grace and … Continued

Our present afflictions

(Francis Bourdillon, “Affliction, Light and Short!” 1864) “For our light affliction, which is but for a moment–is working for us a far more exceeding and eternal weight of glory; while we do not look at the things which are seen–but at the things … Continued

Six reasons

“Six Reasons For Being TRIUMPHANTLY HAPPY” by John DickieOh, how triumphantly happy might we always be, if we were to live under the felt power of the following truths which we profess to believe: REASON 1 1st, That God is … Continued

This is my Friend!

(Octavius Winslow) “Yes, He is altogether lovely! This is my Beloved, and this is my Friend!” Song of Songs 5:16 O what a Savior is Jesus Christ! He is the chief among ten thousand! Look at His sinless, yet real humanity–without a … Continued

My peace I give to you

(Charles Spurgeon, “Gleanings among the Sheaves”) “Peace I leave with you. My peace I give to you; not as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.” John 14:27 Unless the heart is kept quiet … Continued