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The Burden Is Light

“Even my sink is full today!”  I grouched, pouring another wire basket of tomatoes into the path of the running water.  There were cucumbers on the counter, beans in the garden that needed to be picked . 355 more words

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An Easy Market

A word for poor souls from the ever pastoral Samuel Rutherford (Letters, p. 37):

[D]o ye believe that our Lord will lose His earnest, and rue of the bargain, and change His mind, as if He were a man that can lie, or the son of man that can repent?

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On the Death of an Infant: “She is not lost to you who is found to Christ.”

This is from a short address I gave on what happens when babies die?

What happens when an infant dies? That child stands before the Lord with glory and honor as a joint heir of Christ. 1,031 more words

Biblical Counseling

Sunday Afternoon Gleanings (7-26-15)

Samuel Rutherford was a 17th-century Scottish Puritan pastor who was exiled for his faith. He spent much time writing others at home or in prison who struggled with their faith due to their circumstances. 252 more words

Devotions/Bible Studies

Your Rock Is Christ

“Believe God’s word and power more than you believe your own feelings and experiences. Your Rock is Christ, and it is not the Rock which ebbs and flows, but your sea.” 12 more words

Christian Life

"The great Master Gardener" by Samuel Rutherford

“My dearest love in Christ remembered. As to the business which I know you would so fain have taken effect, my earnest desire is, that you stand still. 146 more words

Quotable Quotes

A Samuel Rutherford letter

A few years ago a friend and dear brother in the Lord gave me what I consider a treasure, a rare jewel of a book. It is a hardback version of… 349 more words

Christian Life