The promise of promises

(Octavius Winslow, “Christ is Ever With You!” 1863) “Lo, I am with you always — even unto the end of the world!” Matthew 28:20 Whose presence is thus promised and pledged? It is the presence of Christ! The Christ who … Continued

The miracle of contentment

(Thomas Watson, “The Art of Divine Contentment”) “I have learned to be content in whatever circumstances I am. I know both how to have a little, and I know how to have a lot. In any and all circumstances I … Continued

Divine promises

(​excerpts ​J.R. Miller, “The Building of Character” 1894)  LISTEN to audio!  Download audio   “I have much more to say to you–more than you can now bear.” John 16:12 In life-teaching, the lessons are given only as fast as they … Continued

Precious promises

(Octavius Winslow, “The Preciousness of the Divine Promises”) The promises of God are the jewelry of the Bible! Every page of the sacred volume is rich and sparkling with these divine assurances of Jehovah’s love, faithfulness, and power towards His … Continued

His very precious promises

from Spurgeon’s “Three Precious Things” #931 “…He has given us His very great and precious promises…” 2 Peter 1:4 God’s promises are precious because they tell of exceeding great and precious things. We have promises in the Bible which time would fail us … Continued