January 5

THE COMFORT OF GOD’S NAME “Jehovah-Jireh—the Lord will provide.”—Gen. 22:14 And what does He provide? Bread when I am hungry. It seems natural to begin there. He has a care for my body as well as for my soul. He is not anxious certainly that I should have wealth or distinction or the means of… Continue reading January 5

January 2

STEPPING WESTWARD “But this one thing I do.”—Ph1l. 3:13 MINE be the Pauline oblivion of the past. It is well to forget the things which are behind. If I remember too vividly former failures, the recollection will depress my soul and hamper my movements. If I remember too often former attainments, I shall grow contented… Continue reading January 2

January 1

THE HEART OF THE ETERNAL “God is Love.” –1John 4:5 IT is a little flower which I pluck from the garden of St. John’s letter—this fragrant definition of God. Yet it suggests mysteries and miracles for which my intellect has no solution. For it carries me away into the dateless years of eternity. Always Love… Continue reading January 1