Lord God thinks of you

(from “The Preciousness of God’s Thoughts” by Octavius Winslow) It marvelous that God should think of us as He does. God is infinitely great and holy; all worlds, all beings, all events occupy His mind. Yet, He has individual thoughts … Continued

The happy and holy life

(Octavius Winslow, “Morning Thoughts”) “Without Me, you can do nothing.” John 15:5. Oh, that each Christian would but realize this truth: that simpler, closer, more experimental views of Jesus would essentially strengthen the tone of inward spirituality and comfort! The … Continued

Deliverance came at a moment

(adapted from Octavius Winslow’s “Morning Thoughts”) Imagine yourself threading your way along a most difficult and perilous path, every step of which is attended with pain and jeopardy, and is taken with hesitancy and doubt. Unknown to you and unseen … 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

You are always on His heart!

(Frank Hall) “Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do.” Luke 23:34 Jesus of Nazareth, the sinless Son of God, was hated without cause, arrested, beaten, mocked, laughed at, reviled, ridiculed, spat upon, shamed, stripped naked, crowned with … Continued

As though it had never been!

an(Octavius Winslow, “Morning Thoughts”) Child of God, soon, oh, how soon! all that now loads your heart with care, and wrings it with sorrow; all that dims your eye with tears, and renders the day anxious and the night sleepless; … Continued