When help avails nothing

(“Every Day!” Author unknown, 1872) “Having obtained help from God–I continue until this day.” Acts 26:22 This is the testimony of the great apostle of the Gentiles. Many were the perils to which he was exposed, and many were the … Continued

Call upon Me

(Newman Hall, “Leaves of Healing from the Garden of Grief”  1891) “Call upon Me in the day of trouble, and I will deliver you.” Psalm 50:15 If God is willing to help us, who can stay His hand? Every valley … Continued

Wherever the Lord leads

(James Smith) “For I am the LORD, your God, who takes hold of your right hand and says to you: Do not fear; I will help you. Do not be afraid, O worm Jacob, O little Israel, for I myself … Continued

I Myself will help you

(Charles Spurgeon) “Do not be afraid—for I will help you—declares the Lord, your Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel.” Isaiah 41:14 This morning, let us hear the Lord Jesus speak to each one of us: “I Myself will help you. … Continued

What shall best help man?

(J.C. Ryle) “Man is born to trouble as surely as sparks fly upward!” Job 5:7 “Here on earth you will have many trials and sorrows.” John 16:33 The testimony of Scripture, that “man is born to trouble,” is continually echoed … Continued

He will hold you by the hand

(George Mylne, “Fear Not!” 1854) LISTEN to audio!  Download audio “I am the LORD, your God, who takes hold of your right hand and says to you: ‘Do not fear, I will help you. Do not be afraid, O worm … Continued

The eternal God is your helper

“I will help you, says the Lord.” Isaiah 41:14 Let us hear the Lord speak to each one of us– I will help you. It is but a small thing for Me, your God, to help you. Consider what I … Continued

To whom else could we go?

(J.R. Miller, “Family Prayers“) LISTEN to audio!  Download audio Almighty God, our heavenly Father, look upon us graciously as we wait at Your feet. You have given us many invitations to come to You. You have invited us . . … Continued

An all sufficient support

(Henry Law, “Leviticus“) Christ is a sure and present help. Trials thicken; temptations threaten; and affliction’s tide runs strong. But still take comfort. He, who is with you, has  . . . an arm of power; a heart of tenderness; and a voice of love. In … Continued

A present help

(from Winslow’s, “The Glory of Christ in Heaven”) It is splendid when we are led by the Eternal Spirit into a heartfelt acquaintance with the riches and fullness of the gospel. There is no spiritual need of the soul which … Continued