10 Things We Ought To Impress On The Minds Of Our Kids

The following suggestions ought to be deeply impressed on the minds of youth— 1. Choose God for your portion. God alone can make you happy; but all the world cannot make you happy without God. 2. Consider that by nature you are dead in trespasses and sins. You are a child of wrath, a stranger,…

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14 Hints For Young People

I have frequently referred, and have reason to do it with thankfulness, to the kind solicitude shown by some of my friends in behalf of the young. Many of their sayings are deeply impressed on my mind, and much excellent advice on the subject I have written from books which they have either lent me…

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7 Reasons Why A Christian Should Be Content With Little.

“But if we have food and clothing, we will be content with these.” 1 Timothy 6:8 “A man’s life does not consist in the abundance of his possessions.” Luke 12:15 “Give me neither poverty nor riches, but give me only my daily bread.” Proverbs 30:8 The following reasons may be assigned, why a Christian should…

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6 Sayings On Wealth That Are Worth Remembering

Riches do not profit in the day of wrath, but righteousness delivers from death. – Proverbs 11:4 Whoever trusts in his riches will fall, but the righteous will flourish like a green leaf. – Proverbs 11:28 A good name is to be chosen rather than great riches, and favor is better than silver or gold.…

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Maxims On Repentance

“While we live in a sinful world, and carry about with us a body of sin and death, repentance must be the work of every day.” “We sin enough every day to sorrow for it, and to be humbled for all our lives.” “If repentance on earth is bitter—what will remorse in hell be?” “He…

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Maxims On Self-Examination

Let us test and examine our ways, and return to the LORD! – Lamentations 3:40 Examine yourselves, to see whether you are in the faith. Test yourselves. Or do you not realize this about yourselves, that Jesus Christ is in you?-unless indeed you fail to meet the test! – 2 Corinthians 13:5 “Examine yourselves. What!…

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4 Marks Of True Politeness

I therefore, a prisoner for the Lord, urge you to walk in a manner worthy of the calling to which you have been called, with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love,eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. – Ephesians 4:1-3 Some people are…

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19 Maxims To Help With What Comes Out Of Our Mouths

When words are many, sin is not absent, but he who holds his tongue is wise.”Proverbs 10:19 It is a very common mistake of wicked men to say, “Our lips are our own; who is Lord over us?” Even godly people often fail in circumspection here, and speak as if they thought words were of…

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What Does TRUE Patriotism Look Like In A Christian?

And the Lord said unto him, Go through the midst of the city, through the midst of Jerusalem, and set a mark upon the foreheads of the men that sigh and that cry for all the abominations that be done in the midst thereof.” Ezekiel 9:4 A Christian ought never to be a noisy, disputing…

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4 Hints For Parents On the Government Of Your Children.

The rod and reproof give wisdom, but a child left to himself brings shame to his mother. – Proverbs 29:15 Train up a child in the way he should go; even when he is old he will not depart from it. – Proverbs 22:6 Mrs. Huntington gives the following hints for the government of children:…

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