God counsels me to love mercy

(Alexander Smellie, “The Secret Place” 1907)  LISTEN to audio!  Download audio “What does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.” Micah 6:8 Simplicity and comprehensiveness mark the requirements … Continued

An attitude of the heart

(Don Fortner) “I served the Lord with great humility and with tears” Acts 20:19 Without humility there is no salvation (Psalm 34:18; 51:17; Isaiah 66:2; Matthew 5:3-5; 18:34; Philippians 3:3). No man can serve or glorify God in this world … Continued

The eye of God

(J.R. Miller) LISTEN to audio!  Download audio When one is doing any great thing showing he is conscious of it, more than half the greatness is gone. When he knows he is living a life very great in its service … Continued

the tenderness of Christ…

(from Spurgeon‘s “The Tender Pity of the Lord” #941) Jesus taught the disciples humility by His humility.He taught them gentleness by His gentleness; and did not point out their defects in words. He did not dwell upon their errors, but … Continued

Nothing can be a substitute

(John Angell James, “Christian Love”) Nothing can be a substitute… “If I have the gift of prophecy and can fathom all  mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am … Continued

The most lovely one…

(William Dyer, “Christ’s Famous Titles”) “Learn from Me, for I am gentle and humble in heart.” Matthew 11:29 Learn humility, from Christ’s humility. For lack of humility, some angels became devils. When men glory in their pride, God stains the pride of … Continued