God's Purpose

Deep Calleth Unto Deep

April 11, 1869

Deep Calleth Unto Deep   “Deep calleth unto deep.”— Psalm 42:7.   IN the grandeur of nature there are awful harmonies. When the storm agitates the ocean below, the heavens above hear the tumult and answer to the clamour. Down comes a deluge of sonorous hail or swift-descending rain, attended with peals of thunder and flashes of flame. Frequently …


The Infallibility of God’s Purpose

August 26, 1861

The Infallibility of God's Purpose   “But he is in one mind, and who can turn him? and what his soul desireth, even that he doeth.” Job 23:13.        IT is very advantageous to the Christian mind frequently to consider the deep and unsearchable attributes of God. The beneficial effect is palpable in two ways, exerting a sacred …


A Basket of Summer Fruit

October 28, 1860

A Basket of Summer Fruit   "Thus hath the Lord God shewed unto me: and behold a basket of summer fruit. And he said, Amos, what seest thou? And I said, a basket of summer fruit. Then said the Lord unto me, the end is come upon my people of Israel; I will not again pass by …