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Don't Walk around Looking Like You Were Weaned on Sour Pickles

True religion was never meant to make melancholy. On the contrary, it was intended to increase real joy and happiness among . . . . The Christian who withdraws entirely from the society of his fellow men, and walks the earth with a face as melancholy as if he was always attending a funeral, does injury to the cause of the gospel. 67 more words

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Prayer Quote of the Week

The wheels of all machinery for extending the gospel are moved by prayer.

– J. C. Ryle

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Holiness

Total depravity

The blind man can see no difference between a masterpiece of Titian or Raphael, and the Queen’s Head on a village signboard. The deaf man cannot distinguish between a penny whistle and a cathedral organ. 2,078 more words

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SABBATH

THE SABBATH – TO REVIVE US PHYSICALLY

“The Sabbath is given as a gift to man (for physical…refreshment)” ESV Study Bible (ref#125, p1897, ).

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Sabbath

Prayer Quote of the Week

We should cultivate the habit of pleading promises in our prayers.

– J. C. Ryle

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SABBATH

THE SABBATH – TO REVIVE THE SOUL

“The Sabbath is given as a gift to man (for…spiritual refreshment)” ESV Study Bible (ref#125, p1897 ). “’The sabbath was made for man, and not man for the sabbath’ (Mar 2:27). 226 more words

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Prayer Quote of the Week

Time may be short, but time is always long enough for prayer.

– J. C. Ryle

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