Great Quotes: Personal Holiness

“As God delights in his own beauty, he must necessarily delight in the creature’s holiness which is a conformity to and participation of it, as truly as [the] brightness of a jewel, held in the sun’s beams, is a participation or derivation of the sun’s brightness, though immensely less in […]

Charles Spurgeon: Prayers of Flint and Steel

Charles Spurgeon, the Prince of Preachers, was undoubtedly one of the greatest expositors to ever live. In his sermons, he often used illustrations to help make the point of the text come across more clearly. Several of his illustrations have been compiled into a very enjoyable little book titled Flowers […]

Great Quotes: John Flavel

“They that know God will be humble. They that know themselves cannot be proud.”― John Flavel “Providence is like a curious piece of tapestry made of a thousand shreds, which, single, appear useless, but put together, they represent a beautiful history to the eye.”― John Flavel “The Providence of God is like […]

A Prayer for the Church

I ran across this prayer in a book titled Piercing Heaven, a book of Puritan prayers that were compiled and edited by Robert Elmer. I highly recommend reading the book, but for now I’ll just share this prayer with you. It was written by Arthur Dent, a Puritan in the […]