March 5, 2017 by directorfsm
RESTRAINT OF US
…Thy rod and thy staff they comfort me. [The rod to protect from wild beasts and the staff to protect from wandering] – Psalm 23:4
There is a twofold hedge that God makes about his people; there is the hedge of protection, to keep evil from them; and the hedge of affliction to keep them from evil. – John Bunyan
The Christian like a net must have the lead of a godly fear and the cork of a lively faith. – George Swinnock
Taken from: The Puritans Day by Day © The Banner of Truth Trust 2016
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