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God’s Magnificent Jewelry!

Those bright constellations — Christ created them. Those burning suns — Christ kindled them. Those snow wreathed alps, those cloud-capped mountains — Christ raised them. Those verdant valleys — Christ spread them. That blushing rose… that graceful lily, that exquisite fern, that curious sea flower tossed upon the shore, that wayside violet that screens the …

Take courage! It is I!

“Take courage! It is I! Do not be afraid.” Mark 6:50 Listen, then, to the voice of Jesus in the storm! It is I who raised the tempest in your soul — and will control it. It is I who sent your affliction — and will be with you in it. It is I who …

It Was All Grace

“Those He predestined, He also called; and those He called, He also justified;and those He justified, He also glorified.” Romans 8:30 The justified sinner stands the closest to God, of any created being in the universe. Nearer to the throne of the Eternal, he cannot stand. What marvelous love! Who will dare assert that salvation …

Beloved, What Is Heaven?

What is the final glory of the saints? It is the best place, the richest inheritance provided by the Father for the people ransomed and redeemed by the precious blood of His dear Son! And when we enter there, we shall enter as children welcomed to a Father’s home! It will be the best that …

Worldly Christianity

“Do not be conformed to this world.” Romans 12:2 Professor of the gospel! Guard against the world; it is your undoing! Watch against conformity to it . . . in your dress, in your mode of living, in the education of your children, in the principles, motives, and policy that govern you. Do not grieve …