PURITAN QUOTE(S) FOR TODAY – 23 & 24 May

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May 24, 2017 by directorfsm

TEMPERANCE AND RESTRAINT

Temperate in all things – 1 Corinthians 9:25

See then that ye walk circumspectly – Ephesians 5:15

You should starve lust when you feed nature. Thomas Manton

As the body is the temple if the Holy Ghost, so is the Christian temperance the keeper of that temple. – William Jenkyn

HUMILITY

Before honor is humility – Proverbs 15:33

All of you gird yourselves with humility – 1 Peter 5:5 (R.V.)

One of the hardest matters under the sun is to become nothing in ourselves. – Elisha Coles

Where humility is the cornerstone, there glory will be the top-stone. – William Secker

Taken from: The Puritans Day by Day © The Banner of Truth Trust 2016

Check out our Faithful Steward Ministry Facebook page and Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones excellent, “Walking with God”, daily devotional. The topics are THE PLACE OF THE MIND and OUTSPOKEN ABOUT SIN

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