PURITAN QUOTE(S) FOR TODAY –13 & 14 August

PROMISES

Exceeding great and precious promises – 2 Peter 1:4

It is better to be low as hell with a promise than in paradise without one. – John Flavel

Grace and truth are the two ingredients of an evangelical promise. – John Owen

THE UNCERTAINTY OF RICHES

Riches and certainty makes themselves wings; they fly away as an eagle toward heaven – Proverb 23:5

Riches are not forever – Proverb 27:24

Riches may leave us while we live, we must leave them when we die. –  Thomas Fuller

Riches are long in getting with much pains, hard in keeping with much care, quick in losing with more sorrow. – Thomas Fuller

Taken from: The Puritans Day by Day © The Banner of Truth Trust 2016

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“GOD’S OMNIPOTENCE” And “GOD’S POWER

PURITAN QUOTE(S) FOR TODAY – 31 July and 01 August

Thank you to all who prayed for our mission trip to Juarez it was a great success. I will be making a lengthy post on our adventures in the near future. – Mike

THE LAW AND THE GOSPEL

The glorious gospel if the blessed God – 1 Timothy 1:11

The law of truth – Malachi 2:6

The law is the court of justice, but the gospel is the throne of grace. – George Swinnock

The law gives menaces, the gospel gives promises. – Thomas Adams

PROCRASTINATION

While he lingered the men laid hold upon his hand – Genesis 19:16

When I have a convenient season, I will call for thee – Acts 24:25

If God’s today be too soon for thy repentance, thy tomorrow may be too late for his acceptance. – William Secker

Let us not have our oil to buy when we should have it to burn. – Thomas Fuller

Taken from: The Puritans Day by Day © The Banner of Truth Trust 2016

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“THE WONDERS OF HIS GRACE” and “GENERAL REVELATION”

PURITAN QUOTE(S) FOR TODAY – 14 & 15 July

LAW, JUDGES AND MAGISTRATES

Appoint magistrates and judges – Ezra 7:25(R.V.)

Ye shall hear the small as well as the great – Deuteronomy 1:17

Laws are better unmade than unkept. – Henry Smith

A magistrates couchant {shutting of one’s eyes} makes offenders rampant. – Thomas Hall

RECOMPENSE

He had respect unto recompense of the reward – Hebrews 11:26

Meditation of the reward is a good place for our souls to bait at; but a bad place for our souls to lodge in. – Thomas Fuller

God is a better paymaster than the earth. – Thomas Adams

Taken from: The Puritans Day by Day © The Banner of Truth Trust 2016

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“A JUDGMENT” and ” POWER “

PURITAN QUOTE(S) FOR TODAY – 02 & 03 July

CHRIST’S ‘COME’

Come, ye blessed of my father – Matthew 25:34

Let him that is athirst come – Revelation 22:17

I am the way…no man comenth…but by me – John 14:6

Nicodemus cometh haltingly to Christ as a night-bird. – John Trapp

God invites many with his golden scepter whom he never bruises with his rod of iron. – Thomas Fuller

MEN AND WOMEN

Neither is the man without the women, neither the women without the man – 1 Corinthians 11:11

Before man had any other calling, he was called to be a husband. – Henry Smith

Women takes her being from man, man takes his well- being from women. – Thomas Adams

Taken from: The Puritans Day by Day © The Banner of Truth Trust 2016

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ANNOUNCING THE PLAN  and GOD ACTING IN HISTORY