There are few more powerful aids

(Octavius Winslow, “Gracious Surprisals”)  LISTEN to audio!  Download audio “My heart grew hot within me, and as I meditated, the fire burned.” Psalm 39:3 That is, while I was retracing all the way the Lord had led me; while I was meditating … Continued

Importance of meditation

​(Grace Gems​​)​​  ​LISTEN to Audio! Download Audio (Below are several choice excerpts on the importance of meditation.) George Muller: “It often astonishes me that I did not see the importance of meditation upon Scripture earlier in my Christian life. We … Continued

My meditation of Him

(James Smith, “Precious Things from the Everlasting Hills”)  Play Audio!  Download Audio “My meditation of Him shall be sweet!” Psalm 104:34 The Lord Jesus is the subject of my meditations. Not a day passes but my thoughts are occupied with … Continued

I applied my mind to understand

(George Mylne, “Lessons for the Christian’s Daily Walk” 1859) “So I applied my mind to understand, to investigate and search out wisdom and the scheme of things.” Ecclesiastes 7:25 We live in stirring days when deeds are everything–when closet work … Continued

Meditation the mother of prayer

(William Bridge, 1600-1670, “The Sweetness and Profitableness of Divine Meditation”) “My meditation of Him shall be sweet!” Psalm 104:34 By meditation . . . your knowledge is raised; therefore memory is strengthened; your hearts are warmed and also will be freed from sinful thoughts; … Continued

Whatever a soul can desire…

Something to ponder from John Flavel): ever a soul can desire: “Jesus is . . . bread to the hungry, water to the thirsty, a garment to the naked, healing to the wounded. Whatever a soul can desire–is found in … Continued

A refreshing cordial to a weary traveler!

(J.R. Miller) “I will meditate on Your precepts, and contemplate Your ways.”  Psalm 119:15 The habit of laying up a text of Scripture in the morning, to be meditated upon while engaged in the business of this world through the day, is … Continued