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Faith’s Checkbook

September 3Out of Spiritual DeathAnd ye shall know that I am the Lord, when I have opened your graves, O my people, and brought you up out of your graves. (Ezekiel 37:13)Indeed it must be so: those who receive life from the dead are… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”

Faith’s Checkbook

September 2Follow to KnowThen shall we know, if we follow on to know the Lord. (Hosea 6:3)Not all at once, but by degrees shall we attain to holy knowledge, and our business is to persevere and learn by little and little. We need not… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”

Faith’s Checkbook

September 1Abiding in Obedience, in LoveIf ye keep my commandments, ye shall abide in my love. (John 15:10)These things cannot be parted—abiding in obedience and abiding in the love of Jesus. A life underthe rule of Christ can alone prove that we are the… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”

Faith’s Checkbook

August 31Divine, Ever-Living, UnchangingBut the word of the Lord endureth for ever. And this is the word which by the gospel is preached untoyou. (1 Peter 1:25)All human teaching and, indeed, all human beings shall pass away as the grass of the meadow; butwe… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”

Faith’s Checkbook

August 30Solace, Security, SatisfactionAlthough my house be not so with God; yet he hath made with me an everlasting covenant, orderedin all things, and sure: for this is all my salvation, and all my desire, although he make it not to grow.(2 Samuel 23:5)This… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”

Faith’s Checkbook

August 29Plentiful RefreshmentTheir soul shall be as a watered garden. (Jeremiah 31:12)Oh, to have one’s soul under heavenly cultivation; no longer a wilderness but a garden of the Lord!Enclosed from the waste, walled around by grace, planted by instruction, visited by love, weeded byheavenly… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”