Morning Sentences

Give me understanding, and I shall keep thy law; yea, I shall observe it with my whole heart. Psalm 119:34 A wise man will hear, and will increase learning; and a man of understanding shall attain unto wise counsels. Proverbs 1:5

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Morning Sentences

The thoughts of the righteous are right: but the counsels of the wicked are deceit. Proverbs 12:5 Search me, O God, and know my heart: try me, and know my thoughts: Psalm 139:23

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Early Rising

In the course of my reading I am always glad to meet with anything which strikes me as suitable for your instruction. This morning I opened upon a page of Mr. Jay’s daily devotional books, in which he speaks of early rising, and his thoughts are so excellent, that I shall make free use of…

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Evening Sentences

Watch and pray, that you don’t enter into temptation. The spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak. Matthew 26:41 WEB He that would be little in temptation, let him be much in prayer. John Owen

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Two Antidotal Truths For Those Who Are Heavy Hearted

Heaviness in the heart of man maketh it stoop: but a good word maketh it glad. Proverbs 12:25 1. Hope in God. Why art thou cast down, O my soul? and why art thou disquieted in me? hope thou in God: for I shall yet praise him for the help of his countenance. Psalm 42:5…

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Evening Sentences

He will regard the prayer of the destitute, and not despise their prayer. Psalm 102:17 (KJV) Hide not thy face from me in the day when I am in trouble; incline thine ear unto me: in the day when I call answer me speedily. Psalm 102:2 (KJV).

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What Hinders Our Prayers

Asking wrongly. You ask and do not receive, because you ask wrongly, to spend it on your passions. James 4:3 Doubting. But let him ask in faith, with no doubting, for the one who doubts is like a wave of the sea that is driven and tossed by the wind. For that person must not…

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We Should Pray

For all men. I exhort therefore, first of all, that petitions, prayers, intercessions, and givings of thanks, be made for all men. 1 Timothy 2:1 Always. He also spoke a parable to them that they must always pray, and not give up. Luke 18:1 In everything. In nothing be anxious, but in everything, by prayer…

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