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THE CHRISTIAN PILGRIM IN THE VALLEY OF BACA

- from gracegems.org – “Who passing through the valley of Baca make it a well; the rain also fills the pools.” Psalm 84:6 “When they walk through the Valley of Weeping, it will become a place of refreshing springs, where pools of blessing collect after the rains!” Psalm 84:6 “God, in Israel sows the seed […]

A Full Christ for Empty Sinners

“A Full Christ for Empty Sinners” or “The Sacks Filled with Corn” “Then Joseph commanded to fill their sacks with corn, and to restore every man’s money into his sack, and to give them provision for the way: and thus did he unto them.” Genesis 42:25 How close to the fountain of their supply did […]

Honey Out of the Rock

“But I would feed you with the best of foods. I would satisfy you with honey from the rock.” Psalm 81:16 A word of advice to my own heart and yours. You are a religious person and partake of all the ordinances. You do well: they are glorious privileges: but if you have not the […]

Christ’s manifestation of Himself unto those who love Him

1. WHAT it is for Christ to manifest Himself. (1) Christ manifests Himself—when He makes a clearer revelation unto His disciples of the excellency of His person; when He further unveils Himself and lets forth some beams and rays with greater luster and brightness, to reveal more of the radiance and transcendence of His soul-ravishing […]

Thomas Vincent

Thomas Vincent: The night before his death, he broke out in the following language, expressive of his comfort, peace and joy, “Farewell world—the pleasures, profits, and honors of the world! Farewell sin! I shall forever be with the Lord! Farewell my dear wife, farewell my dear children, farewell my servants, and farewell my spiritual children.” […]

The Prophetical Glory of the Redeemer

 ”The Prophetical Glory of the Redeemer” by Octavius Winslow These things said Esaias, when he saw his glory, and spake of him. John 12:41 Isaiah said this because he saw Jesus’ glory and spoke about him. John 12:41 Isaiah was referring to Jesus when he made this prediction, because he was given a vision […]