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To Ponder:

You say “Tomorrow, tomorrow I will repent,” when you know not what a tomorrow will bring forth. Alas! how many thousand ways may death surprise you before tomorrow comes! Though there is but one way to come into the world–yet there are a thousand thousand … Continue reading

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To Ponder:

“Let me die the death of the righteous, and may my end be like theirs!” Numbers 23:10. Many desire to repent when old age comes, when their wits are cracked, their souls distracted, their senses stupefied, their hearts bewildered, their minds darkened and their bodies diseased and distempered. Oh, then they think that they … Continue reading

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To Ponder:

“You are to give Him the name Jesus, because He will save His people from their sins.” Matthew 1:21. If we do not preach about sin and God’s judgment on it, we cannot present Christ as Savior from sin and the wrath of God. … Continue reading

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To Ponder:

As life is the seedtime for eternity, so is childhood and youth the seedtime for riper years. According to the seed then sown will be the future fruit. “Train up a child in the way he should go, and when … Continue reading

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To Ponder:

Riches and Poverty! Many in every age have disturbed society by stirring up the poor against the rich. But so long as the world is under the present order of things, universal equality cannot be attained. So long as some are … Continue reading

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To Ponder:

The world and the Church are essentially and eternally distinct–and they ought to be distinguishable. The Church ought not to mix with the world–but to bear a practical testimony against it, that its works and ways are evil. All through our Lord’s prayer, He keeps up the … Continue reading

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To Ponder:

The Gospel of Christ, the glorious Gospel of the blessed God, is the only effectual means for reforming mankind. To the man who possesses and knows the use of this grand, this wonderful machine, if I may be allowed the comparison–what is otherwise … Continue reading

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To Ponder:

“No longer will there be any curse. The throne of God and of the Lamb will be in the city, and His servants will serve Him. They will see His face, and His name will be on their foreheads. There will be … Continue reading

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To Ponder:

“Many, I say unto you, will seek to enter in, and shall not be able!” Luke 13:24. I do not wonder that so many are deceived, when I see the careless way in which they deal with their souls. When … Continue reading

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To Ponder:

(Letters of William Romaine, 1714-1795) Dear friend, May Jesus be yours–all that He is, and all that He has. Then you will be as rich as an archangel! May He captivate you more with His infinite beauty and enable you to live … Continue reading

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