Monthly Archives: September 2014

Our own tools…

We are, in a certain sense, our own tools, and therefore must keep ourselves in order. Spurgeon, Lectures to My Students, p. 1 Advertisements

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Lath and plaster…

It is delicious to put one’s foot through the lath and plaster of old affectations, to make room for the granite wall of reality. Spurgeon, Lectures to My Students, p. xiv

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Collect: Fourteenth Sunday after Trinity

ALMIGHTY and everlasting God, give unto us the increase of faith, hope, and charity; and, that we may obtain that which thou dost promise, make us to love that which thou dost command; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen

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In truth alone…

Our standing in doctrinal matters is well known, and we make no profession of latitudinarian charity, yet we find no failure in the number of earnest spirits who rally to our standard, believing that in truth alone, can true freedom … Continue reading

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Congregational Prayer: September 21, 2014…

Our Holy Father and our God…we know, O Father, that it’s all of You. That whatever we have, and whatever we are…these things have been given to us. We know, O Father, that salvation lies in Jesus Christ alone, and … Continue reading

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Prayer after Sermon: September 21, 2014…

Our Father and our God…we, indeed, O God, if we did absolutely everything that we could, would still be unworthy servants, and it is only what Your Son has done for us that avails for us any opportunity at all … Continue reading

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Prayer for Illumination, September 21, 2014…

You are our portion, O LORD; We have said that we would keep Your words. We entreated Your favor with our whole hearts; Be merciful to us according to Your word. We thought about our ways, And turned our feet … Continue reading

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