God loves His people

(Brooks, “A Word in Season to Suffering Saints“) “You were precious in My sight, and I have loved you.” Isaiah 43:4 God loves His people with a first love! 1 John 4:19 “We love Him because He first loved us.” … Continued

What amazing love!

(Arthur Pink, 1952) LISTEN to audio!  Download audio “He raises the poor from the dust and lifts the beggar from the dunghill–to set them among princes, and make them inherit the throne of glory!” 1 Samuel 2:8 What amazing love! … Continued

The Lord has upheld

(James Smith, “My Support” 1859) “They attacked me at a moment when I was in distress—but the Lord was my support!” Psalm 18:18 Believer, you and I can look back—and wonder how it is that we are where we are, … Continued

Because the Lord loved you!

(Susannah Spurgeon, “Words of Cheer and Comfort for Sick and Sorrowful Souls!” 1898) “The LORD did not set His love on you nor choose you because you were more in number than any other people, for you were the least … Continued

He is always at your side

(James Smith, “The Pastor’s Evening Visit”) “Who is this coming up from the wilderness—leaning upon her Beloved?” Song of Solomon 8:5 Jesus is the object of a believer’s love. To him—the world is a wilderness. Heaven is his Father’s house—and … Continued

He is your Father

(James Smith, “The Pastor’s Morning Visit”) “Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.” Philippians 4:6 The Lord cares for His children! He knows our needs—and has promised … Continued

This is a great thought!

(J.R. Miller, “Daily Bible Readings in the Life of Christ” 1890) “He saw the disciples straining at the oars because the wind was against them.” Mark 6:48 Jesus always sees our toils and distresses in this world. We do not … Continued

True love is thoughtful

(J. R. Miller, “Loving Your Neighbor”) LISTEN to audio!  Download audio “You shall love your neighbor as yourself.” Mark 12:31 What is it to love our neighbor? It is the loving that is hard. We could do almost anything else, … Continued

An errand of love for everyone

(J.R. Miller, “Things to Live For” 1896) “Let no debt remain outstanding, except the continuing debt to love one another.” Romans 13:8 Jesus taught that we should live, “not to be served, but to serve”. This is a lesson that … Continued

Amid all your difficulties

(David Harsha) To the children of God, afflictions are allowed in mercy. They are allowed by love. They are designed . . . to draw us more closely to the Savior, and mortify indwelling sin, to purify our hearts, and … Continued