January 9, 2017 by directorfsm
“…thou didst well that it was in thine heart.” 1 Kings 8:18 (KJV)
“The desire of a man is the measure of his kindness…” Prov 19:22 R.V.
“If the readiness is there it is acceptable…” 2 Cor 8:12 R.V.
God does sometimes accept the willingness without the work but never the work without the willingness. – Thomas Watson
Good intentions do no more make a good action than a fair mark make a good shot. – William Gurnall
Purpose without performance is like a cloud without rain. – Nehemiah Rogers
Taken from: The Puritans Day by Day © The Banner of Truth Trust 2016
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