In 1895 Andrew Murray was in England suffering from a terribly painful back, the result of an injury he had incurred years before. He was staying with some dear friends. One morning while he was eating his breakfast in his room, his hostess told him of a woman downstairs who was in great trouble and … Continue reading Help Me to Understand My Tears, [Trouble]
"And behold, a woman of the city, who was a sinner, when she learned that he was reclining at table in the Pharisee's house, brought an alabaster flask of ointment." Luke 7:37, ESV "Your love delights me, my treasure, my bride. Your love is better than wine, your perfume more fragrant than spices." Song of Solomon 4:10 … Continue reading Release the Perfume!
"A rule I have had for years is: to treat the Lord Jesus Christ as a personal friend. His is not a creed, a mere doctrine, but it is He Himself we have." ~D.L. Moody Friendship with God can be a liberating secret. It releases us from the terrible bondage of religion and ritual with … Continue reading Is He Your Friend, or a Doctrine?
"Consider the birds of the sky: They don’t sow or reap or gather into barns, yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Aren’t you worth more than they?" Matthew 6:31 "God, who foresaw your tribulation, has specially armed you to go through it, not without pain but without stain." --C.S. Lewis "The bridge of grace will bear your … Continue reading God in Charge