PURITAN QUOTE(S) FOR TODAY – 10 & 11 July

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July 15, 2017 by directorfsm

READING AND WRITING

Give attendance to reading – 1 Timothy 4:13

Having many things to write unto you – 2 John 12

To read much and practice nothing is to hunt much and catch nothing. – Thomas Brooks

In reading books, regard not so much the science’ as the savour. – John Flavel

DESPISERS

Michal … saw king David leaping and dancing before the Lord; and she despised him in her heart – 2 Samuel 6:16

And they said, Is this not Joseph’s son? – Luke 4:22

His bodily presence weak and his speech contemptible – 2 Corinthians 10:10

It is far worse to despise a Saviour in his robes than to crucify him in his rags. – Stephen Charnock

God takes more unkindly the despising of his love than he doth the slighting of his wisdom. – Thomas Goodwin

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 KINGDOM OF GOD PART I” and “THE KINGDOM OF GOD PART II”

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