Resources by Strength

A Paradox

Nov 4 THE expression is paradoxical, and seems somewhat singular; yet it was the experience of the apostle Paul, a man of calm spirit, by no means fanciful, a wise man, and far removed from a fanatic. It was the experience of one who was led of the Spirit of God, and therefore it was a gracious experience: the experience of one who was a father in Israel, who could safely bid...

2 Corinthians 12:10

Shoes of Iron, and Strength Sufficient: a New year’s Promise

Mar 29 I ONCE heard an old minister say that he thought the blessing of Asher was peculiarly the blessing of ministers; and his eyes twinkled as he added, “At any rate, they are usually blessed with children, and it is a great blessing for them if they are acceptable to their brethren, and if they are so truly anointed that they even dip their foot in oil.” Well, well, I pray...

Deuteronomy 33:24-25

Strength and Recovery

Sep 18 THIS text is pitched in the royal key. It has nothing of the caution and doubting of man about it. Where the word of a king is there is power, and this is the word of a King indeed. It is the word of Jehovah, King of kings and Lord of lords; and you may know it by his sovereign style— “I will,” and “they shall.” Look at it. You...

Zechariah 10:12