Christ, Our Only Rest
"Come unto me, all you that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me: for I am meek and lowly in heart: and you shall find rest unto your souls. For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light." Matthew 11:28-30.
With these gracious promises our blessed Lord drew to Him the people who were toilin ...read
Worldly Affections Destructive of Love to God
"Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If any man love, the world, the love of the Father is not in him." I John 2:15.
John here tells us that the love of the world thrusts the love of God out of our hearts. Now this love of the world means a love either of things which are actually sinful, or of things not sinful in t ...read