Tuesday, May 3, 2016

By The Power of His Spirit

Samson is a powerful example of a man of God who won his battles over and over again because the Spirit of the Lord came upon him. Yet when he was finally defeated by Delilah’s temptations he didn’t realize that the Lord had left him, so effective was the woman’s spell.


The enemy is subtle and the temptations of the flesh can so quickly quench the presence and power of God’s spirit that we may not even realize it has happened. But this anointing of the Holy Spirit is our Life and our victory. Opposition can be destroyed and burdens can be lifted when His wonderful Presence fills and rests upon us. Our greatest battle is maintaining that internal communion with Him by His Spirit. Temptations, bad habits, our sinful nature, demonic attacks, all these collaborate to rob us of this holy anointing, our communion with God, and our only real power over every enemy!


Samson’s victories vividly demonstrate the tremendous power of the anointing. His power over the Philistines was legendary and truly heroic. But when he lost his anointing, they nearly destroyed him. How critical it is in these days to keep our lamps burning with the holy “oil” of Yeshua’s (Jesus’) anointing. His goodness will defeat the evils around us, His light will banish darkness, His joy will annihilate our depression, His forgiveness will root out all bitterness, His love will overcome our natural hatred, and every subtle deception will be exposed by His excellent TRUTH! Seek HIS ANOINTING, the fullness of the Holy Spirit. He will equip you to break every yoke of bondage and defeat every internal and external enemy.


Please don’t find yourself in the condition of Samson, in the arms of his lust, not even realizing that the anointing had left him. The cost was enormous, even though he was restored. Instead, guard yourself against the subtle temptations of this world seeking more and more of His indwelling Presence. That anointing will produce one victory after another. Amen.




[George Whitten]


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Judges 14:5-6 ... Then went Samson down, and his father and his mother, to Timnath, and came to the vineyards of Timnath: and, behold, a young lion roared against him.  And the Spirit of the Lord came mightily upon him, and he rent him as he would have rent a kid, and he had nothing in his hand: but he told not his father or his mother what he had done.





Judges 16:20 ... And she said, The Philistines be upon thee, Samson. And he awoke out of his sleep, and said, I will go out as at other times before, and shake myself. And he wist not that the Lord was departed from him.


1 John 2:16 ... For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh, and the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life, is not of the Father, but is of the world.



1 Corinthians 10:13 ... There hath no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that ye are able; but will with the temptation also make a way to escape, that ye may be able to bear it.❤

Monday, May 2, 2016

To His Own Soul

How painful must it be to the heart of a parent who neglected the training of his child, to see the that child walk in the paths of wickedness. Every wicked act in such a child must be a wound in the heart of his cruel father, who by his cruel negligence, left his child to be a prey to the devil and, carried captive by that cruel tyrant, to be employed in his hellish drudgery!


If the father lives to see him die in such a situation, what a hell must it be to his own soul! Even the agonies of a wounded conscience are unequal to the torment of reflecting that, in spite of all the obligations of nature, he allowed his poor child to be carried away by Satan to the Lake of Fire; where he is now justly cursing the parent who brought him into the world, because he never used the proper means for preventing that horrible misery, to which he is now reduced.


[George Lawson]

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Proverbs 19:18 ... Chasten thy son while there is hope, and let not thy soul spare for his crying.




Proverbs 13:24 ... He that spareth his rod hateth his son: but he that loveth him chasteneth him betimes.




Proverbs 22:15 ... Foolishness is bound in the heart of a child; but the rod of correction shall drive it far from him.




Proverbs 23:13-14 ... Withhold not correction from the child: for if thou beatest him with the rod, he shall not die. Thou shalt beat him with the rod, and shalt deliver his soul from hell.❤

Sunday, May 1, 2016

The Book of Life!

The Book of Life contains a list of all the names of the people of God those who were chosen by the Father to salvation; redeemed by the blood of Christ; and called, renewed, and sanctified by the Holy Spirit.


Here will be found the names of those people who were convinced of their sin and misery; humbled on account of their abominations; and who, being enlightened in the knowledge of Christ came to Him by precious faith, for life and salvation; and who proved the truth of their faith, by the holiness of their lives and conduct.


What watchfulness, what seriousness, befits us! Let us be concerned to be always ready daily walking humbly and closely with God sitting loose to all created objects, from which death may so suddenly separate us and having our affections set on heavenly things, to which death will so readily transmit us!


Look on death as a disarmed foe a serpent which may hiss, but cannot sting!


Look on judgment as a most desirable event when soul and body being united, and made perfect in holiness, shall be forever made happy in the full enjoyment of Christ to all eternity!




[George Burder]






Philippians 4:3 ... And I intreat thee also, true yokefellow, help those women which laboured with me in the gospel, with Clement also, and with other my fellowlabourers, whose names are in the book of life.



Luke 10:20 ... Notwithstanding in this rejoice not, that the spirits are subject unto you; but rather rejoice, because your names are written in heaven.





Revelation 20:15 ... And whosoever was not found written in the book of life was cast into the lake of fire.



Revelation 21:27 ... And there shall in no wise enter into it any thing that defileth, neither whatsoever worketh abomination, or maketh a lie: but they which are written in the Lamb's book of life.❤

Saturday, April 30, 2016

A Dead Dog Sinner

Upon arriving to services one Wednesday evening to my surprise there was an old, mangy, rejected, and forsaken dog sitting on the front porch of the church building. I was appalled and repulsed at the dog's sad appearance and horrible condition. This poor creature was in bad shape, yet all I can remember thinking was, "I wish this dog would go away."


I am so grateful that when my merciful, gracious, and compassionate Savior looked upon me, that His attitude was not like mine. "What is Your servant, that You should look upon such a dead dog as I am?" In my sight that poor dog was in bad shape but how much worse do I, a dead dog sinner appear in God's sight?


[David Eddmenson]





Isaiah 64:6 ... But we are all as an unclean thing, and all our righteousnesses are as filthy rags; and we all do fade as a leaf; and our iniquities, like the wind, have taken us away.


Romans 5:6 ... For when we were yet without strength, in due time Christ died for the ungodly.


Roman 5:8 ... But God commendeth his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.


1 John 4:10 ... Herein is love, not that we loved God, but that he loved us, and sent his Son to be the propitiation for our sins.❤

Friday, April 29, 2016

The Journey of Faith

Right now, God is at work preparing a new world, a new heaven and a new earth for His people. And this new creation will comprise a New Jerusalem, including a home for Christ’s Bride. Isaiah saw this new world that God is creating, and the sight of it must have overwhelmed him.



God is making a powerful statement here to the Bride of Christ. He’s saying, in effect, “In the midst of your present trial, fix this truth in your mind: the present world is not your home. Everything you see is going to pass away; earth, moon, sun and stars. I am creating a new world, where there are no fires, floods, devils, trials or afflictions.”



Do you get the message? Your trial is going to end, and your troubles will pass away. Therefore, focus your eyes on Christ, and set your affections on spending eternity with Him in the new world. According to Him, the world we toil in now, with all its pain and sorrow, will not be remembered when that day comes. It won’t even enter our minds!



Beloved, this tells me that the trial many are enduring right now isn’t testing, it’s training. We are being prepared for a world where there will be no more pain. And that world is going to be populated with brand-new bodies. Paul tells us the body that goes down into the grave won’t be the one that comes out of the grave. We’re going to have a brand-new body, one with the DNA of Christ Himself.


[David Wilkerson]


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Isaiah 65:17–18 ... For, behold, I create new heavens and a new earth: and the former shall not be remembered, nor come into mind.  But be ye glad and rejoice for ever in that which I create: for, behold, I create Jerusalem a rejoicing, and her people a joy.



2 Peter 2:12-13 ... Looking for and hasting unto the coming of the day of God, wherein the heavens being on fire shall be dissolved, and the elements shall melt with fervent heat?  Nevertheless we, according to his promise, look for new heavens and a new earth, wherein dwelleth righteousness.






Hebrews 11:8-10 ... By faith Abraham, when he was called to go out into a place which he should after receive for an inheritance, obeyed; and he went out, not knowing whither he went.  By faith he sojourned in the land of promise, as in a strange country, dwelling in tabernacles with Isaac and Jacob, the heirs with him of the same promise:  For he looked for a city which hath foundations, whose builder and maker is God.❤

Thursday, April 28, 2016

His Agony and Our Access

We can never fully comprehend Christ’s agony in the Garden of Gethsemane, but at least we don’t have to misunderstand it. It is the agony of God and man in one Person, coming face to face with sin. We cannot learn about Gethsemane through personal experience. Gethsemane and Calvary represent something totally unique they are the gateway into life for us.


It was not death on the cross that Jesus agonized over in Gethsemane. In fact, He stated very emphatically that He came with the purpose of dying. His concern here was that He might not get through this struggle as the Son of Man. He was confident of getting through it as the Son of God  Satan could not touch Him there. But Satan’s assault was that our Lord would come through for us on His own solely as the Son of Man. If Jesus had done that, He could not have been our Savior. Read the record of His agony in Gethsemane in light of His earlier wilderness temptation. In Gethsemane, Satan came back and was overthrown again. Satan’s final assault against our Lord as the Son of Man was in Gethsemane.


The agony in Gethsemane was the agony of the Son of God in fulfilling His destiny as the Savior of the world. The veil is pulled back here to reveal all that it cost Him to make it possible for us to become sons of God. His agony was the basis for the simplicity of our salvation. The Cross of Christ was a triumph for the Son of Man. It was not only a sign that our Lord had triumphed, but that He had triumphed to save the human race. Because of what the Son of Man went through, every human being has been provided with a way of access into the very presence of God.


[Oswald Chambers]


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Matthew 26:36-38 ... Then cometh Jesus with them unto a place called Gethsemane, and saith unto the disciples, Sit ye here, while I go and pray yonder.  And he took with him Peter and the two sons of Zebedee, and began to be sorrowful and very heavy.  Then saith he unto them, My soul is exceeding sorrowful, even unto death: tarry ye here, and watch with me.


Luke 4:13 ... And when the devil had ended all the temptation, he departed from him for a season.


Hebrews 9:11-15 ... But Christ being come an high priest of good things to come, by a greater and more perfect tabernacle, not made with hands, that is to say, not of this building;  Neither by the blood of goats and calves, but by his own blood he entered in once into the holy place, having obtained eternal redemption for us.  For if the blood of bulls and of goats, and the ashes of an heifer sprinkling the unclean, sanctifieth to the purifying of the flesh:   How much more shall the blood of Christ, who through the eternal Spirit offered himself without spot to God, purge your conscience from dead works to serve the living God?  And for this cause he is the mediator of the new testament, that by means of death, for the redemption of the transgressions that were under the first testament, they which are called might receive the promise of eternal inheritance.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

More Bloody -- More Lovely

Lost men cannot see the stupendous beauty of Christ. All sparkling beauties are found in Him, but they lack eyes!

He is infinitely and superlatively lovely! All that we could ever say about Jesus falls infinitely short of His matchless worth.
He is pure, unspotted beauty! There is an infinite resplendency, a sparkling luster to His beauty!

Jesus is most lovely in His
sufferings, when He made an atonement for our sins. What, lovely in His sufferings? Lovely when He was buffeted, spit upon, and besmeared with blood?

Oh yes, He was most lovely upon the
cross, when He showed most love to us.
He
bled love at every vein!  Those drops were love drops! The more bloody, the more lovely!

Oh how lovely ought a bleeding Savior be to our eyes! Let us wear this blessed crucifix always in our heart!

The cross of Christ is the
key that opens paradise to us!  How beautiful is Christ on the cross! The ruddiness of His blood, took away the redness of our guilt!
Christ's crucifixion, is our coronation!

He left His Father's bosom, that
hive of sweetness, to come and live in this poor world. Truly, He exchanged the palace for the dunghill.

"The unsearchable riches of Christ!" Not even the angels can dig to the bottom of this mine! They adore Christ, being ravished with His amazing beauties!

Jesus is the very extract and quintessence of beauty. He is a whole paradise of delights!

[Thomas Watson]






Song of Solomon 5:16 ... His mouth is most sweet: yea, he is altogether lovely. This is my beloved, and this is my friend, O daughters of Jerusalem.


Ephesians 3:8-9 ... Unto me, who am less than the least of all saints, is this grace given, that I should preach among the Gentiles the unsearchable riches of Christ;  And to make all men see what is the fellowship of the mystery, which from the beginning of the world hath been hid in God, who created all things by Jesus Christ:


1 John 1:7 ... But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship one with another, and the blood of Jesus Christ his Son cleanseth us from all sin.❤

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

The Providence of God

Predestination is the sovereign, eternal, immutable, unalterable purpose of God almighty, by which He ordained and ordered, according to His own will and good pleasure, all things that come to pass in time.

Divine
providence is the daily, constant, sovereign rule of our God over all things for the accomplishment of His eternal purpose of grace in predestination. Divine providence is the accomplishment of God's sovereign will and purpose. Providence is God bringing to pass in time (sovereignly, absolutely, and perfectly) what He purposed in eternity.

Predestination is God's purpose.   Providence is God's execution of His purpose.
Nothing in the universe happens by luck, chance, fortune, accident or by blind fate! Everything that comes to pass in time was purposed by our God in eternity, and is brought to pass by His wise, adorable, good Providence.

Nothing comes to pass in time that God did not purpose in eternity, in sovereign predestination. Nothing comes to pass in time except that which God sovereignly brings to pass in His Providence.
And that which God predestined in eternity and brings to pass in his Providence is for the good of His elect, and the glory of His name. This is clearly and incontrovertibly the teaching of Holy Scripture (Psalm 76:10; Proverbs 16:4, 9, 33; 21:1; Daniel 4:34, 35, 37; Isaiah 46:9-11; Romans 11:33-36).

Providence is God's government of the universe. If we have a proper view of God's Providence, we will see the
hand of God and the heart of God in everything in all the experiences of our lives. Believers ascribe their sorrows, and even the cursing of their enemies to the hand of their heavenly Father's wise and good Providence.

God is not idle. He never needs to rest, recuperate, or regroup. God almighty, our God and heavenly Father is always at work, governing the world. I have frequently heard preachers and religious leaders speak of sickness, poverty and war, sin, crime and cruelty, famine, earthquakes and death as things over which God has no control. Nonsense!

God's Providence is as 'minute' as it is 'mysterious.'   Our God has ordained the number of hairs on the heads of all. Not even a worthless sparrow falls to the ground without His decree.

God's Providence is 'all inclusive'. God rules everything, great and small, everywhere, and at all times.

He who
created all things, rules all things!

Nothing in God's universe breathes or wiggles contrary to God's decree.  As a wise, skilled pharmacist mixes medicine so our heavenly Father wisely mixes exactly the right measure of bitter things and sweet, to do us good. 

Too much joy would intoxicate us.
Too much misery would drive us to despair.
Too much sorrow would crush us.
Too much suffering would break our spirits.
Too much pleasure would ruin us.
Too much defeat would discourage us.
Too much success would puff us up.
Too much failure would keep us from doing anything.
Too much criticism would harden us.
Too much praise would make us proud.
Our great God knows exactly what we need. By His grace, if we are His we will bow to His Providence, accept it, and give thanks for it.

God's Providence is always executed in the 'wisest manner' possible. We are often unable to see and understand the reasons and causes for specific events in our lives, in the lives of others, or in the history of the world. But our lack of understanding does not prevent us from believing God. We bow to His will, which is evident in His works of Providence, and say, "O the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are His judgments, and His ways past finding out!"

The God of Providence rules all things well. How we ought to trust Him! Ever remember, our heavenly Father is God all wise, good, and omnipotent. He is too wise to err,  too good to do wrong,  and too strong to fail!




[Don Fortner]






Romans 8:28-30 ... And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.  For whom he did foreknow, he also did predestinate to be conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brethren.  Moreover whom he did predestinate, them he also called: and whom he called, them he also justified: and whom he justified, them he also glorified.



Isaiah 46:9-10 ... Remember the former things of old: for I am God, and there is none else; I am God, and there is none like me, Declaring the end from the beginning, and from ancient times the things that are not yet done, saying, My counsel shall stand, and I will do all my pleasure:



Matthew 10:30 ... But the very hairs of your head are all numbered.


Job 1:21 ... And said, Naked came I out of my mother's womb, and naked shall I return thither: the Lord gave, and the Lord hath taken away; blessed be the name of the Lord.❤

Monday, April 25, 2016

Heaven!!

HEAVEN! What is it? It is God's residence, the Savior's home, our Father's house, a paradise of pleasure, a temple of worship, and the residence of perfect purity and peace!


There God unveils His glory, the Savior exhibits His charms, the angels perform their service, and the saints are entirely happy with their God.


In Heaven sin is banished, holiness is perfected, life is a continual feast, and mortality is swallowed up in life!


From Heaven all pain is banished, all enemies are excluded, and all causes of sorrow are shut out!


In Heaven all our prayers are answered, all our desires are gratified, and all our needs are supplied. There is no weeping, wailing, or wishing there.


In Heaven our knowledge will be perfect, our happiness will be abiding, our pleasures will be ever new.


In Heaven we shall see Jesus, be with Jesus, and be like Jesus, forever!


HEAVEN! Who are there? All tried and tempted followers of Jesus are there. All doubting and fearing disciples of Jesus are there. All poor and despised believers are there. Multitudes, who felt totally unworthy of such glory, and feared they would never reach the place are there.


All who were chosen by the Father, all who were redeemed by the Son, and all who were sanctified by the Holy Spirit are there.


HEAVEN! What do they enjoy there? Who can answer this question but one who has been there; and he would need a new language to state, and new figures to represent the enjoyments of Heaven. They enjoy rest from their pains--and a full supply of all their needs. They enjoy perfect satisfaction, a fullness of joy, and pleasure forevermore. They see all that they believed, realize all that they hoped for, and possess all that they loved. They have health without sickness; pleasure without pain; and holiness without sin. Every sense is gratified, every power is pleasurably employed and they are perfectly and perpetually happy!


O Heaven, in you there is no tempting devil, no ensnaring world, no indwelling corruption, no doubts, fears, or misgivings! And best of all, there is no sin! 


O Heaven, in you I shall see my God, possess my Savior, and enjoy the fullness of the Holy Spirit! O my God, in Heaven I shall be satisfied for I shall be with You, serving and enjoying You without weariness or cessation!


HEAVEN! Who will yet get to Heaven? Who? Ah, perhaps many we little think of! We shall miss many whom we expected to find there and find many whom we never expected would reach that glorious place!


Who will go to Heaven? That poor man who is striving against sin, mourning over corruption, and loathing himself before God. That poor woman, who sighs because she sins, pants for perfect holiness, and clings to the cross of Jesus. Do you see that poor soul on his knees, confessing his transgressions, pleading for pardon, and seeking grace to sanctify his nature he will go to Heaven. Do you see that lowly Christian, who is visiting the sick, pointing sufferers to the cross, and trying to alleviate human woe, out of love to Jesus he will go to Heaven. Do you see that Sunday School teacher, who, after a hard week's work, is regularly in his class, speaking loving words, in tender tones, to win the little ones for the Savior he will go to Heaven. Do you see that preacher who exalts Christ in his ministry, honors the gospel in his life, and travails in birth for souls he will go to Heaven.


Heaven will be peopled by all who believe in Jesus, love the brethren, and worship God in Spirit and in truth. There will be a numberless multitude there all deeply indebted to free mercy, washed in the Savior's blood, and sanctified by the Spirit's grace!


Reader, there is a way but only one way to Heaven! Only those found in that way will ever reach it! You yourself, may be within an hour or two of either Heaven or Hell do you know which? If called away suddenly to which would you go? You have a Heaven to obtain, or a Hell to endure to all eternity! Which shall it be? O that you were wise, that you properly realized this, that you would consider your latter end!


Heaven with all its glories or Hell with all its horrors must be your eternal portion! If you despise the Savior, make light of the Gospel, and neglect God's great salvation then Hell, an eternal Hell, with all its unspeakable horrors is your portion!




[James Smith]



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John 14:6 ... Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me.




Psalm 16:11 ... Thou wilt shew me the path of life: in thy presence is fulness of joy; at thy right hand there are pleasures for evermore.




1 Corinthians 2:9 ... But as it is written, Eye hath not seen, nor ear heard, neither have entered into the heart of man, the things which God hath prepared for them that love him.❤

Sunday, April 24, 2016

God's Love Tokens

A gracious soul secretly concludes: As stars shine brightest in the night so God will make my soul shine and glisten like gold, while I am in this furnace and when I come out of the furnace of affliction.


Surely, as the tasting of honey opened Jonathan's eyes so this cross, this affliction, shall open my eyes. By this stroke, I shall come to have a clearer sight of my sins, and of myself, and a fuller sight of my God!


Surely this affliction shall proceed in the purging away of my dross!


As surely as plowing the ground kills the weeds, and harrowing breaks hard clods so these afflictions shall kill my sins, and soften my heart!


As surely as the plaster draws out the infectious core so the afflictions which are upon me shall draw out the infectious core of pride, the infectious core of self-love, the infectious core of envy, the infectious core of earthliness, the infectious core of formality, the infectious core of hypocrisy! 


Surely by these afflictions, the Lord will crucify my heart more and more to the world and the world to my heart!


Surely by these afflictions, the Lord will keep pride from my soul!


Surely these afflictions are but the Lord's pruning-knives, by which he will bleed my sins, and prune my heart, and make it more fertile and fruitful. They are the means by which He will rid me of those spiritual diseases and maladies, which are most deadly and dangerous to my soul!


Affliction is such a potion, as will carry away all soul-diseases, better than all other remedies!


Surely by these afflictions, I shall be made more a partaker of God's holiness!


As black soap makes white clothes so does sharp afflictions make holy hearts.


Surely by these, God will communicate more of Himself unto me!


Surely by these afflictions, the Lord will draw out my heart more and more to seek Him!  In times of affliction, Christians will industriously, speedily, early seek unto the Lord.


Surely by these trials and troubles, the Lord will fix my soul more than ever upon the great concernments of the eternal world!


Surely by these afflictions, the Lord will work in me more tenderness and compassion towards those who are afflicted!


Surely these afflictions are but God's love-tokens!   So says the holy Christian, "O my soul! be quiet, be still all is sent in love, all is a fruit of divine favor."


Afflictions abase the carnal attractions of the world, which might entice us.


Affliction abates the lustiness of the flesh within, which might else ensnare us!


By all of the above, affliction proves to be a mighty advantage unto us.


[Thomas Brooks]

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Psalm 119:71 ... It is good for me that I have been afflicted; that I might learn thy statutes.


Job 23:10 ... But he knoweth the way that I take: when he hath tried me, I shall come forth as gold.


Hosea 5:15 ... I will go and return to my place, till they acknowledge their offence, and seek my face: in their affliction they will seek me early.



Revelation 3:19 ... As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten: be zealous therefore, and repent.❤

Saturday, April 23, 2016

Far Off Heaven and Hell

"The stars, those vast globes of light, by reason of the great distance between us and them seem but as so many sparks in the sky.  Just so, we have but a weak sight of things which are at a great distance, and their effect on us is usually but small."


Hence the need of faith, by which spiritual realities are brought near to us, and made to stand out in their reality.


A far-off Hell is the dread of no man and a far-off Heaven is scarcely desired by anyone. God Himself, while thought of as far away is not feared or reverenced as He should be. If we did but ponder upon the matter, we would soon see that a mere span of time divides us from the eternal world, while the Lord Almighty is nearer to us than our souls are to our bodies!


Strange that the brief time which intervenes between us and eternity, should appear to the most of men to be so important while eternity itself they regard as a trifling matter. They use the microscope to magnify the small concerns of time. O that they would use the telescope of faith upon the vast matters of eternity!


How differently would they order their lives, if the day of judgment were felt to be at their doors! How eagerly would they seek to escape from infinite wrath, if they felt it to be near!


Lord, arouse me to a due estimate of eternal matters! Enable me to project my soul into the infinite. Break me free of this narrow present and launch my soul upon the wide and open sea of the infinite ages to come. You are in eternity, and let my soul even now dwell there with You.


[Charles H. Spurgeon]








2 Corinthians 4:18 ... While we look not at the things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen: for the things which are seen are temporal; but the things which are not seen are eternal.



Colossians 3:1-2 ... If ye then be risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ sitteth on the right hand of God. Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth.



Titus 2:13 ... Looking for that blessed hope, and the glorious appearing of the great God and our Saviour Jesus Christ;❤