Tag Archives: Knowing God

My Story

I was a freshman student of a few weeks at the University of South Carolina walking down the sidewalk between the reflection pond and the Thomas Cooper Library. I was on my way back to my dorm room, having just … Continue reading

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“Humility” by Andrew Murray (Student notes)

Andrew Murray: Educated in Scotland, he was a staunch advocate of biblical Christianity. Chapter 1 The truly humble person walks with absolute confidence, knowing that we are simply empty vessels through whom God wants to accomplish his work. The mystery … Continue reading

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St Augustine, Confessions (Book Eight)

Help me with gratitude to remember and confess to you your mercies you have given me. Fill my bones with your love. The way = the Savior himself. There are men who knew God, glorified him, but didn’t thank him. … 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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The Life of God in the Soul of Man, by Henry Scougal (b. 1650) Classic Quotes

The Life of God in the Soul of Man, by Henry Scougal (Christian Heritage Publications, 1996) John Piper writes, “This timeless classic was originally written to encourage a friend and stimulate his spiritual life. It was so appreciated that it … Continue reading

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