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When we find our souls at all declining – Richard Sibbes

When we find our souls at all declining, it is best to raise them up presently by some awakening meditations, such as of the presence of God, of the strict reckoning we are to make, of the infinite love of … Continue reading

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No Room for Evil and Sinful Thoughts – William Bridge

“Meditation will keep your hearts and souls from sinful thoughts. When the vessel is full you can put in no more…. If the heart be full of sinful thoughts, there is no room for holy and heavenly thoughts: if the … Continue reading

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From all your Idols will I Cleanse You – J.C. Philpot

“From all your idols will I cleanse you.” Ezekiel 36:25 When there are no crosses, temptations, or trials, a man is sure to go out after and cleave to idols. It matters not what experience he has had. If once … Continue reading

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Prayer succeeds when all else fails – E.M. Bounds

“Prayer is of transcendent importance. Prayer is the mightiest agent to advance God’s work. Praying hearts and hands only can do God’s work. Prayer succeeds when all else fails.” “The goal of prayer is the ear of God, a goal … Continue reading

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God Shapes the World by Prayer – E.M. Bounds

“God shapes the world by prayer. Prayers are deathless. The lips that uttered them may be closed to death, the heart that felt them may have ceased to beat, but the prayers live before God, and God’s heart is set … Continue reading

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A Heart Filled with Gentleness – J.R. Miller

“We ought to live our lives — so that they will be perpetual blessings wherever we go. All that we need for such a ministry — is a heart full of love for Christ; for if we truly love Christ … Continue reading

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Compassion Costs – Samuel Chadwick

“Compassion costs. It is easy enough to argue, criticize and condemn, but redemption is costly, and comfort draws from the deep. Brains can argue, but It takes heart to comfort.” – Samuel Chadwick https://www.facebook.com/ChristianDevotionalReadings

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