God the Wonder-worker

September 4, 1887

God the Wonder-Worker   “To him who alone doeth great wonders: for his mercy endureth for ever.”—Psalm cxxxvi. 4.   BELOVED, when we get into God’s world of wonders, we have range enough. Which way shall I turn? On what subject shall I speak? If I turn to nature, it teems with wonders. Altering a little the language of …


The Touch

January 8, 1882

The Touch    “She said, If I may touch but his clothes, I shall be whole.”— Mark v. 28.   THE miracle of the healing of this woman occurred while our Saviour was on the road to the house of Jairus to raise his daughter, and I have not much doubt that although, in itself, it was a very …


Nothing but Leaves

February 21, 1864

Nothing but Leaves   "He found nothing but leaves."—Mark 11:13        Most of the miracles of Moses were grand displays of divine justice. What were the first ten wonders but ten plagues? The same may be said of the prophets, especially of Elijah and Elisha. Was it not significant both of the character and mission of Elias …