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Classic Quote

Is it not true that we need a higher standard of personal holiness in this day?  Where is our patience?  Where is our zeal?  Where is our love?  23 more words

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Jesus is able to pardon and save ...

“Jesus is able to pardon and save the very chief of sinners He can deliver the most guilty conscience from all its burdens, and give it perfect peace with God. 83 more words

Quoted People

Do nothing that you would not like God to see

“Do nothing that you would not like God to see. Say nothing you would not like God to hear. Write nothing you would not like God to read.

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Reflections

​Every professing Christian is the soldier of Christ

​Every professing Christian is the soldier of Christ. He is bound by his baptism to fight Christ’s battle against sin, the world, and the devil. The man that does not do this, breaks his vow: he is a spiritual defaulter; he does not fulfil the engagement made for him.

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Christian Living

J.C. Ryle on Three Rules for Marriage

J.C. Ryle offers some excellent thoughts on good marriages in his commentary on Mark. He gives three rules that will help in marriage:

The first is to marry only in the LORD, and after prayer for God’s approval and blessing.

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Quotes

Why Is The Church So Few, Feeble & Fruitless In 2017? An Answer From 1885.

J.C. Ryle wrote the following in 1885 describing the reasons for the lack of health in the Church in England then…like a scalpel how precise it is for the overall state of the Church in the United States in 2017: 734 more words

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