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Truly, Hope is the Saint’s Covering – William Gurnall

Truly, hope is the saint’s covering, wherein he wraps himself, when he lays his body down to sleep in the grave: “My flesh,” saith David, “shall rest in hope.” —William Gurnall https://www.facebook.com/ChristianDevotionalReadings

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Puritan Thomas Watson – The Saint’s Spiritual Delight (Psalm 1:2; Psalm 26:4)

Puritan Thomas Watson – The Saint’s Spiritual Delight (Psalm 1:2; Psalm 26:4) Psalm 1:2 King James Version (KJV) 2 But his delight is in the law of the Lord; and in his law doth he meditate day and night. Psalm … Continue reading

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Thank you Lord for Creating Me – A Saint’s Prayer of Thanksgiving

Dear brethren, I recently received the following message from a dear sister in our Lord, Genevieve, in response to the prayer request for my sister. I was so deeply moved and blessed in its reading that I asked Genevieve if … Continue reading

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Afflictions are the Mother of Virtue – Thomas Brooks

“The flowers smell sweetest after a shower; vines bear the better for bleeding; the walnut-tree is most fruitful when most beaten; saints spring and thrive most internally, when they are most externally afflicted. Afflictions are the mother of virtue. Manasseh’s … Continue reading

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In Long-suffering – Oswald Chambers

“In long-suffering”—long-suffering is being drawn out until you can be drawn out no more, and not snapping. God puts His saints into places where they have to exhibit long-suffering. Let circumstances pull and don’t give way to any intemperance whatever, … Continue reading

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J.C. Ryle – We are all Going, Going, Going!

J.C. Ryle – We are all Going, Going, Going! J.C. Ryle playlist: http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list?p=F5502DD37912A9C7 2 Corinthians 4:18 So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen, since what is seen is temporary, but what is … Continue reading

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John Bunyan – Judgment and the Saints’ Reward

John Bunyan – Judgment and the Saints’ Reward John Bunyan playlist: http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list?p=4B11CC7D2B75ABF2 1 Corinthians 3 8Now he that planteth and he that watereth are one: and every man shall receive his own reward according to his own labour. 9For we … Continue reading

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J.C. Ryle – Why Were Our Reformers Burned? For Their Adhesion to the Protestant Faith

J.C. Ryle – Why Were Our Reformers Burned? For Their Adhesion to the Protestant Faith J.C. Ryle playlist: http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list?p=F5502DD37912A9C7 Revelation 17:6 And I saw the woman drunken with the blood of the saints, and with the blood of the martyrs … Continue reading

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