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February's Book of the Month: The Loveliness of Christ

At the end of 2014, I decided to read a short (~100 pages), spiritually nourishing book each month during 2015. About half of the books I lined up are ones I have read before, but they’re the sort of books that a man ought to come back to again and again throughout his life. 592 more words


Evening Mediation | 22 February 2015

“Let not the Lord’s dealings seem harsh, rough, or unfatherly, because it is unpleasant. When the Lord’s blessed will bloweth cross your desires, it is best in humility to strike sail to him and to be willing to be laid any way our Lord pleaseth: it is a point of denial of yourself, to be as if ye had not a will, but had made a free disposition of it to God, and had sold it over to him; and to make use of his will for your own is both true holiness, and your ease and peace.”

Samuel Rutherford


Evening Meditation

Four Possible Reasons Why You Are Not Interested in the Study of Heaven

1. You have become too attached to the things of this present world—too attached to your house, car, job, money, and other material things. You have become too close to this present world that you lose sight of heaven. 423 more words


Evening Meditation | 2 February 2015

“Whether God comes with a rod or a crown, he comes with himself. ‘Have courage, I am your salvation!’ Welcome, welcome Jesus!”

Samuel Rutherford


Evening Meditation

Daily Devotionals: (Jan. 30th): Think on These Things—Christ’s Love

Meditations on Christ the Redeemer

Oh, that our souls would so fall at odds with the love of this world. Oh, that we had as soon done with this world, and could as quickly dispatch the love of it!

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Fasting and Feasting

For in Christ all the fulness of the Deity lives in bodily form, and you have been given fulness in Christ, who is the head over every power and authority.

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The Life Of Faith