Behold, I have graven thee upon the palms of my hands…

"Behold, I have graven thee upon the palms of my hands." Isaiah 49:16 No doubt a part of the wonder which is concentrated in the word "Behold," is excited by the unbelieving lamentation of the preceding sentence. Zion said, "The Lord hath forsaken me, and my God hath forgotten me." How amazed the divine mind... Continue Reading →

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Who of God is made unto us wisdom

"Who of God is made unto us wisdom." 1 Corinthians 1:30 Man's intellect seeks after rest, and by nature seeks it apart from the Lord Jesus Christ. Men of education are apt, even when converted, to look upon the simplicities of the cross of Christ with an eye too little reverent and loving. They are... Continue Reading →

God is jealous

"God is jealous." Nahum 1:2 Your Lord is very jealous of your love, O believer. Did he choose you? He cannot bear that you should choose another. Did he buy you with his own blood? He cannot endure that you should think that you are your own, or that you belong to this world. He... Continue Reading →

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