Seekers Directed and Encouraged

January 1, 1970

Seekers Directed and Encouraged    “And ye shall seek me, and find me, when ye shall search for me with all your heart.”— Jeremiah xxix. 13.   THIS was a part of the direction which God gave by his servant to the captives in Babylon. They were to remain quiet in Babylon until the set time came for their …


Contention Ended and Grace Reigning

August 17, 1879

Contention Ended and Grace Reigning    “For I will not contend for ever, neither will I be always wroth; for the spirits should fail before me, and the souls which I have made. For the iniquity of his coveteousness was I wroth, and emote him: I hid me, and was wroth, and he went on frowardly in …


Help for Seekers of the Light

August 8, 1869

Help for Seekers of the Light   “We wait for light, but behold obscurity; for brightness, but we walk in darkness.” Isaiah lix. 9.   ISRAEL had greatly revolted from her God, and in consequence she had brought upon herself great sorrow. Still, instead of repenting of their faults, and returning to their allegiance to Jehovah, the nation continued to …


Loving Advice for Anxious Seekers

February 17, 1867

Loving Advice for Anxious Seekers   “If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God, that giveth to all men liberally, and upbraideth not; and it shall be given him.” — James 1:5.   IF you are acquainted with the context, you will at once perceive that this verse has a special reference to persons in trouble. …


Comfort to Seekers from What the Lord Has Not Said

May 10, 1863

Comfort to Seekers from What the Lord Has Not Said   "I have not spoken in secret, in a dark place of the earth: I said not unto the seed of Jacob, Seek ye me in vain.”— Isaiah 45:19.   WE might gain much solace by considering what God has not said. What he has said is inexpressibly full …


A Simple Sermon for Seeking Souls

July 12, 1857

A Simply Sermon for Seeking Souls   "Whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved."—Romans 10:13        It has been said by an eminent divine that many of us in preaching the word suppose too great knowledge in our hearers. "Very often," says this divine, "there are in the congregation persons who are …