Only a fleeting incident

(J.R. Miller, “Daily Bible Readings in the Life of Christ” 1890) LISTEN to audio!  Download audio “The beggar died, and was carried by the angels into Abraham’s bosom.” Luke 16:22 Nothing is said about his funeral. Of course, if he … Continued

By faith I will let them go

(Charles Spurgeon)  Play Audio!  Download Audio “Father, I will that those also whom You have given Me, be with Me where I am.” John 17:24 O death! Why do you touch the tree beneath whose spreading branches, weariness has rest? … Continued

We are coming!

(William Thoseby, “Foot-prints on the Sands of Time” 1869) LISTEN to Audio!  Download Audio “When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and when you pass through the rivers, they will not sweep over you!” Isaiah 43:2 John … Continued

Set your minds on things above

The believer’s best day!   Ecclesiastes 7:1 “The day of death is better than the day of birth!” Philippians 1:21 “For to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain!” Philippians 1:23 “I am torn between the two: … Continued

Until I learn to lean on Him

(Alexander Smellie, “The Secret Place” 1907)  LISTEN to audio!  Download audio “Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of His saints!” Psalm 116:15 To me death has its unlovely aspects: I may be ready by God’s grace … Continued

The promise itself

(J.R. Miller)  LISTEN to audio!  Download audio “Today you shall be with Me in paradise!” Luke 23:43 This was the second saying of the Savior on the cross. Something touched the heart of one of the robbers–may it not have … Continued