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Wine instead of Whine

I love this quote by Samuel Rutherford: “The secret formula of the saints: When I am in the cellar of affliction, I look for the Lord’s choicest wines.”

Our Light Affliction

Our little time of suffering is not worthy of our first night’s welcome home to Heaven.

Samuel Rutherford (1600-1661)

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Suffering

The LORD's Steadfast Love Despite the Changing faces of Providence

Edited and adapted from “Trial and Triumph of Faith.”
Written by Samuel Rutherford


All the paths of the LORD are steadfast love and faithfulness,
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I long to know how matters stand between Christ and your soul...

Written by, Samuel Rutherford, (1600-1661).
Taken from, “A Selection from his Letters.”
Written to, The Lady Gaitgirth.
Where and when, Aberdeen, 1637.
Edited for thought and sense.
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