There is an inward peace and quietude of soul which the saints and people of God ordinarily are endued with. Bridge, William. A Lifting Up For The Downcast (Vintage Puritan) (Kindle Locations 46-47). GLH Publishing. Kindle Edition.
Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the Kingdom of Heaven. Matthew 5:3
Finally then, brothers, we beg and exhort you in the Lord Jesus, that as you received from us how you ought to walk and to please God, that you abound more and more. 1st Thessalonians 4:1
It is an indispensable duty incumbent on Christians, to be fearers of God. “Fear God!” (Eccles. 5:7). “That you may fear the glorious and awesome name of the Lord your God!” (Deut. 28:58). This fear of God is the very foundation of a saint. One can no more act as a Christian without the fear […]
A repenting soul subscribes to God’s will and answers to his call, as the echo to the voice. Thomas Watson
What a sad thing it is when it is said of professing Christians that they are as proud, as covetous and as unjust as others! Thomas Watson
A young prince, having asked a philosopher how he should behave himself, the philosopher said, ‘Memento te filium esse regis.’ ‘Remember thou art a king’s son; do nothing but what becomes the son of a king.’ So let us remember we are the adopted son and daughters of the high God, and do nothing unworthy […]