Marriage: Leave & Cleave. 5 Thoughts From Matthew Henry.

The institution of the ordinance of marriage, and the settling of the law of it, is found in Genesis 2:24. The sabbath and marriage were two ordinances instituted in innocency, the former for the preservation of the church, the latter for the preservation of the world of mankind. It appears (by Matthew 19:4,5) that it…

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Stroke By Stroke

James Barker was a farmers boy about twelve years old. One day his father gave him an axe, and told him to cut down an old tree which stood in front of their house. He went to work on the tree, but his blows made little impression on it. By-and-bye he got discouraged, and sat…

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The work of creation not only proceeded gradually from one thing to another, but rose and advanced gradually from that which was less excellent to that which was more so, teaching us to press towards perfection and endeavour that our last works may be our best works. Matthew Henry

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The lights of heaven do not shine for themselves, nor for the world of spirits above, who need them not; but they shine for us, for our pleasure and advantage. Lord, what is man, that he should be thus regarded! Psalms 8:3,4. How ungrateful and inexcusable are we, if, when God has set up these…

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There are so Many Lean Christians Who Devour Hundreds of Sermons

“His delight is in the law of the Lord, and on His law he meditates day and night.” Psalm 1:2 “I meditate on Your precepts and consider Your ways.” Psalm 119:15 It is not merely hearing a sermon that does you good, but meditating on what you hear. So when you hear a sermon, if…

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