Henry Blackaby and Richard Blackaby in, “experiencing God”
John 17:25 O righteous Father, even though the world does not know you, I know you, and these know that you have sent me.
Scripture is filled with descriptions of God’s character. You can read these accounts and believe them to be true about God. Yet God does not merely want you to read about Him, He wants you to know Him. For the…
Come, lost sinner, I charge you to look at hell–
Hell is what sin brings forth.
Hell is the full-grown child.
You have dandled your sin.
You have kissed and fondled it.
But see what sin comes to.
Hell is but sin full-grown, that is all.
Joseph Caryl, 1645
“Have mercy on me, O God, according to your unfailing love; according to your great compassion blot out my transgressions. Wash away all my iniquity and cleanse me from my sin. For I know my transgressions, and my sin is always before me. Against you, you only, have I sinned and done what is evil in your sight, so that you are proved right when you speak and justified when you…
The blessed Scriptures are of infinite worth
and value! Here you may find …
a remedy for every disease,
balm for every wound,
a plaster for every sore,
milk for babes,
meat for strong men,
comfort for the afflicted,
support for the tempted,
solace for the distressed,
Spurgeon “We are all Christians.”
“Why, we belong to a Christian
nation; are we not born Christians?”
“Surely we must be all right; we have
always attended our parish church, is
not that enough?”
“Our parents were always godly; we were
born into the church, were we not? Did
they not take us up in their arms when
we were little, and make us members of
Christ? What more do we lack?”