the Lord cares for you

(Octavius Winslow’s “Human Care Transferred to God”) …It is a special care with which God cares for you. He cares for all of your temporal interests. Not one worldly anxiety, not one need of the present life, is too insignificant … Continued

Lord directs the steps

(Alexander Smellie, “The Secret Place” 1907)  LISTEN to audio!  Download audio “First a leaf blade pushes through, then the heads of wheat are formed, and finally the grain ripens.” Mark 4:28 There is a similar quietness and calm and steadiness as He deals with my soul. S​o it … Continued

lift their eyes

(J.R. Miller,  “Unto the Hills!” A Meditation on Psalm 121) LISTEN to audio!  Download audio “I will lift up my eyes unto the hills, from whence comes my help. My help comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth.” Psalm 121:1-2 … Continued

Jesus with us

(From Winslow’s, “The Man of God Divinely Prospered”) “When you go through deep waters and great trouble, I will be with you. When you go through rivers of difficulty, you will not drown! When you walk through the fire of … Continued

Praise the Lord

(Thomas Guthrie, 1803-1873)  LISTEN to audio!  Download audio As we looked down on the pleasant scene, we were astonished at the varied and rich profusion with which God had clothed His world. Nature, like Joseph, was dressed in a coat of many colors–gray, … Continued

He is unchangeable

(James Meikle, “Converse with the Unseen World”) “Our God is in heaven and does whatever He pleases.” Psalm 115:3 (HCSB) “But He is unchangeable; who can oppose Him? He does what He desires.” Job 23:13 (HCSB) While I might wish to change … Continued

He opened their eyes

(James Smith, “The Evening Sacrifice; Or, A Help to Devotion” 1859) LISTEN to audio!  Download audio “Open my eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of Your law!” Psalm 119:18 God’s Book is a book of wonders! It is a … Continued

He will sustain you

(J.R. Miller, “Help for the Day”) “Cast your burden on the LORD — and He will sustain you” Psalm 55:22 The promise is not that the Lord will remove the load we cast upon Him, nor that He will carry it for us — … Continued

what will You have me to do Lord

(J.R. Miller, “In His Steps” 1897)  LISTEN to audio!  Download audio Every truly consecrated life, with all its faculties, has been given over to Christ. Faith implies full surrender. “You are not your own.” “You are Christ’s.” Christ owns us first by … Continued