GLORY TO GOD Glory be to God the Father, Glory be to God the Son, Glory to the Holy Spirit, One in Three and Three in One. One in power and one in purpose, One in wisdom, love, and grace; One in beautiful revealing Of the Saviour’s glorious face. Long before the world’s foundation, Long …
Issue: Issue 5
GOD DWELLING WITH THE CONTRITE A ‘Sermon by the late Charles Calder Mackintosh D.D For thus saith the high and lofty One that inhabiteth eternity, whose name is Holy; I dwell in the high and holy place, with him also that is of a contrite and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of the humble, …
Well, Christians, remember this, God hath two strings to His bow; if your hearts will not lie humble and low under the sense of sin and misery. He will make them lie low under the lack of some desired mercy. Thomas Brooks
Preached at Mentone 1st January 1892
In October 1891 while Charles Haddon Spurgeon set out on his last journey to Mentone where he died on 31st January 1892 the British Weekly published a letter written by him at the age of fifteen in 1849. It ran as follows:
I will never leave thee nor forsake thee.
From a letter from Mr. Rowland Minister at Hopewell to Mr. Prince Minister at Boston printed at Philadelphia 1745.
God setteth the solitary in families: he bringeth out those which are bound with chains but the rebellious dwell in a dry land. Ps. 68.6.
A fifth letter to an elderly person
CONTROVERSY A letter by John Newton 1725-1807 Dear Sir, As you are likely to be engaged in controversy, and your love of truth is joined with a natural warmth of temper, my friendship makes me solicitous on your behalf. You are of the strongest side; for truth is great, and must prevail; so that a …