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Only Fire Kindles Fire

Nothing but fire kindles fire. To know in one’s whole nature what it is to live by Christ; to be His, not our own; to be so occupied with gratitude for what He did for us and for what He continually is to us that His will and His glory shall be the sole desires of our life . 44 more words


Jesus Christ, the condescension of divinity, and the exaltation of humanity. – Phillips Brooks http://dlvr.it/KqrRTt


All Ya Gotta Do Is Ask (365 Days of Daring Faith – DAY 78)

James 4:2b (NLT)
Yet you don’t have what you want because you don’t ask God for it.

God has two primary businesses in the world. … 334 more words


Fervent and Frequent Prayer (365 Days of Daring Faith – DAY 28)

Psalm 55:16 (NLT)
But I will call on God, and the Lord will rescue me.

When was the last time you called on God? Was it when you were in trouble? 293 more words


SERMON: The Candle Of The Lord, by Phillips Brooks

The spirit of man is the candle of the Lord. (Proverbs 20:27)

The essential connection between the life of God and the life of man is the great truth of the world; and that is the truth which Solomon sets forth in the striking words which I have chosen for my text this morning.

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23rd January 2016

Whatever happens, always remember the mysterious richness of human nature and the nearness of God to each one of us.

~~Phillips Brooks


So God imparts to human hearts

Phillips Brooks (December 13, 1835 – January 23, 1893) was an American clergyman and author, who briefly served as Bishop of Massachusetts in the Episcopal Church during the early 1890s. 237 more words