THE FIRST SERMON Mr. Dallas was inducted to the living of Yardley on the 22nd of September, 1827. The following little incident afforded him much comfort and encouragement:Â— One Sunday morning, on his way to Church, he heard a man running after him, and as he seemed to stop to take breath, Mr. Dallas slackened …
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And he took the mantle of Elijah that fell from him and smote the waters and said. Where is the Lord God of Elijah? and when he also had smitten the waters they parted hither and thither: and Elisha went over. 2 Kings 2. 14.
Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy. Matthew 5.7.
A TRUE STORY
A Short Appreciation of the life and work of Stanley Delves who died on March 3rd 1978.
We need not fear sorrow as a guest in our homes if Christ be there also. But to have no Christ there, and only distress, disappointment, vexation, and fear, this is indeed a dark portion. Anon.
Men may love their friends more than they can help them, but the loving kindness of God is attended with a power as infinite as itself. Ps. 146.5. Charnock
Wherefore comfort one another with these words. 1 Thess. 4.18.
Unreasonable fears are the sins of our hearts as truly as they are thorns in our sides; they grieve the Holy Spirit. Isa. 49.14. Daniel Burgess
This is my comfort in my affliction for thy word hath quickened me Psalm 119 50.