Tag Archives: Heart for God

Assurance and Humility, A.A. Hodge

The first essential mark of the difference between true and false assurance is to be found in the fact that true assurance works humility. If there is utter humility, you have the sign of the true spirit. A great deal … Continue reading

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Thomas Brooks’ Quotes

Christ is the Life of Believers Jesus is the author of Life. He is the matter of the believer’s life. He is the exerciser and actor of the spiritual life of believers. He is the strengthener and cherisher. The Lord … Continue reading

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The Loveliness of Christ, Samuel Rutherford (Pages 278-290)

Know Him ye beloved? Come near Him, stand not far off. Not look by me but LOOK ON ME! Set your face on me. Love your new husband well and let all your old lovers go play themselves. Sit on … Continue reading

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The Loveliness of Christ: Extracts from the Letters of Samuel Rutherford

THE LOVELINESS OF CHRIST A contemporary minister said [of Rutherford], “He seemed to be always praying, always visiting the sick, always catechizing, always writing and studying.  He had two quick eyes, and when he walked it was observed that he … Continue reading

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Thomas Brooks “Precious Remedies Against Satan’s Remedies”

Priority: Beloved in our dearest Lord, Christ: the Scripture, your own hearts, and Satan’s devices, are the four prime things that should be first and most studied and searched.  If any cast off the study of these, they cannot be … Continue reading

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