By Rueben P. Job
A Wesleyan religious Reader offers assets for a 26-week devotional event. the amount contains Scripture, religious readings (primarily costs from the writings of John Wesley), and an essay by means of the writer. This fabric is woven right into a trend for day-by-day prayer and mirrored image. This devotional adventure will lead readers to reside with Wesley's principles and spirit as a window or automobile for attaining God. one of the 26 issues explored are: Scriptural Christianity; existence in Christ; achieving Out to the terrible; The technique of Grace; Holiness of lifestyles; Justifying Grace; The Ministry of All God's humans; Sanctifying Grace; and God's Love and Ours. whereas meant for devotional use by way of either clergy and laity, pastors also will locate this a necessary source for sermon instruction. this glorious advisor to deeper spirituality becomes a loved spouse for all who search to develop in religion and data of God.
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You might think this to be too high a price for heaven. I will come to lower terms. Are there not a few among you that could give a hundred pounds, perhaps some that could give a thousand, and yet leave your children as much as would help them to work out their own salvation? With two thousand pounds, and not much less, we could supply the present wants of all our poor, and put them in a way of supplying their own wants for the time to come. Now, suppose this could be done, are we clear before God while it is not done?
304 ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ In November, 1729, at which time I came to reside at Oxford, your son, my brother, myself, and one more, agreed to spend three or four evenings in a week together. Our design was to read over the classics, which we had before read in private, on common nights, and on Sunday some book in divinity. In the summer following, Mr. M. told me he had called at the gaol, to see a man who was condemned for killing his wife; and that, from the talk he had with one of the debtors, he verily believed it would do much good, if any one would be at the pains of now and then speaking with them.
A Collection of Prayers for Families, Vol. 11, p. 245 ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ In a word, there is no point in space, whether within or without the bounds of creation, where God is not. Indeed, this subject is far too vast to be comprehended by the narrow limits of human understanding. We can only say, The great God, the eternal, the almighty Spirit, is as unbounded in his presence, as in his duration and power. Sermon 111, On the Omnipresence of God, Vol. 7, p. 239 ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ It is a divine evidence and conviction, Secondly, that what God hath promised he is able to perform.