Sleep Not

February 3, 2018

Sleep Not   "Let us not sleep, as do others."—1 Thessalonians 5:6        We do not usually sleep towards the things of this world. We rise up early, and sit up late, and eat the bread of carefulness, for Mammon's sake. In this age of competition, most men are wide enough awake for their temporal interests; but, …

1 Thessalonians:5:6

Asleep and yet Awake,-A Riddle

October 10, 1880

Asleep and yet Awake,-A Riddle    “I sleep, but my heart waketh: it is the voice of my beloved that knocketh.”— Solomon’s Song v. 2.   WE are glad to perceive in this Song the varied experience of the bride. She was the well-beloved of the heavenly Bridegroom, but she was not without her faults. Though the “fairest among …

Song of Solomon:5:2