Would You Live Comfortably? Take These Directions.

My friends would you live comfortably, take these directions: 1. Live not so much upon the comforts of God, as upon the God of comforts. Be afraid of unbelief; that is a great sin. Do not greaten your sins above God’s saving power. Believe in the word firmly and constantly. Trust perfectly to the grace…

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Do You Desire To Live Holy? Follow These Directions.

Would you live holy, observe these rules: 1. Live in the eye of God. 2. Observe the example of Christ. 3. Consider the fruit and end of sin. The fruit of sin is shame and sorrow. Sin is a viper in the end; but the fruit of righteousness is peace: holiness is eternal life in…

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16 Of The Best Bits of Advice for Raising and Caring for Children

The rod and reproof give wisdom, but a child left to himself brings shame to his mother. – Proverbs 29:15 We occasionally find a lady, who is the kind friend of all the young mothers in the village. I was once acquainted with such a lady, and I can speak of her friendly advice with…

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11 Maxims Against Sin

Abstain from every form of evil. – 1 Thessalonians 5:22 The maxims on sin, I have gleaned as opportunity offered, partly from books, partly from the conversation of friends. I wish they may be remembered by my children, and prove profitable to them in the hour of temptation. 1. “It is the mischievous property of…

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6 Hints For Avoiding Sin

In order to avoid sin— 1. Do not run in the path of temptation. 2. Maintain a constant watch and fear of sin. 3. Beware of pride and presumption. 4. Avoid and abhor slothfulness. 5. Remember, all strength and grace are in Christ. By faith and prayer look to Him for them. 6. Continually seek…

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6 Rules For Christians to Live By Daily

I therefore, a prisoner for the Lord, urge you to walk in a manner worthy of the calling to which you have been called, – Ephesians 4:1 Let no one despise you for your youth, but set the believers an example in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith, in purity. – 1 Timothy 4:12…

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