We are going home!

(James Smith, “Rills from the Rock of Ages”, 1860)  Play Audio!  Download Audio “These all died in faith . . . they confessed that they were strangers and pilgrims on the earth” Hebrews 11:13 The day of life with them … Continued

That remedy is faith

(J.C. Ryle) “Do not let your heart be troubled. Believe in God–believe also in Me!” John 14:1 This verse is rich in precious truth. For eighteen centuries it has been peculiarly dear to Christ’s believing servants in every part of … Continued

Set your hearts on things above

(J.R. Miller, “Life’s Byways and Waysides”) “Only one thing is needed. Mary has chosen what is better.” Luke 10:42 Paul prayed that his friends “may be able to discern what is best.” Philippians 1:10 We must be always making choices … Continued

It is thus

(J.C. Ryle) We are surrounded with much that is smiling and mirthful–that if we were not often obliged to taste of sickness, trials and disappointments–we would forget our heavenly home, and pitch our tents right in this Sodom! Therefore it is … Continued

God Himself is yours!

(William Nicholson, Pearls of Great Price! 1855)  LISTEN to audio!  Download audio It is the privilege of Christians to say, “For this God is our God forever and ever! He will be our guide even to the end!” Psalm 48:14 The believer is also called … Continued

ten more pounds

(J.R. Miller)  LISTEN to audio! Download audio “So he called ten of his servants and gave them ten pounds. ‘Put this money to work,’ he said, ‘until I come back.’” Luke 19:13 We are doing business in this world for Christ. Each one of us has something of His–a pound which He has entrusted to us, … Continued

Over all these virtues put on love

(John Fawcett, “An Essay on Anger” 1824) “Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness, and patience. Bear with each other and forgive whatever grievances you may have against one another. Forgive … Continued