The Gospel Cottage Lecturer

The Gospel Cottage Lecturer

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1855 edition. Excerpt: ... us; and every bruised reed will find his blessedness in turning still in all the care and bitterness of his spirit, towards this same wall in simple child-like prayer. But mark now, dear troubled child of God, the issue of thine appeal. Thy Jesus, thy good Physician has every sorrow of thine registered in His tenderly loving heart, and his promise stands good to thee, 1 will send thee another Comforter. Yea, I will come unto thee. It is in and by the Spirit he answers all thy questions, and gives thee health and cure. It is through the sweet and ever loving Comforter you hear his sacred voice, and feel his strengthening presence. But, moreover, it is because the Spirit abideth in thy heart, thou hast made the discoveries which in thy complaint thou hast been pouring forth. But here let me remind thee of the true state of the case--as thou shalt here, by and by in the answer of thy Physician given to thine appeal, by the teaching of the Holy Spirit. All that thou hast said is perfectly true. Paul says the same, but he sums it up in very full words, "Our flesh had No rest, bat we were troubled On Every side; without were fighting, within were fears" (2 Cor. vii. 5). But observe Paul's mode of expression puts things in their right places. This is that which you have by the ministry of the Spirit to learn, my brother. All that you have been groaning over and lamenting about is what you are in yourself. Now the great Physician has given his divine orders, "say to them of hasty-heart, be strong." But is it only the repetition of the words " be strong? No. It contain sin it the precious teaching of the Spirit, which makes our very weakness the channel through which we learn what it is to be strong in the power of the might more

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  • Paperback | 340 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 18mm | 608g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236635485
  • 9781236635488