Wealth and want equally harden the human heart! American Theologian Theodore Parker (1810-1860) Theodore was an abolitionist and aided John Brown in helping many slaves to escape!
The Lord’s Mercy often rides to the door of our heart upon the black horse of affliction! Charles Spurgeon (1834-1892)
The only real blind person at Christmas-time is he who has not Christmas in his heart! Helen Keller (1880-1968) Comment: American culture tries hard to take Christ out of Christmas! Whether through political correctness or our public education system. A news organization interviewed some children here in America and asked them who’s birthday do we celebrate at Christmas? Many children
Christmas began in the heart of God. It is complete only when it reaches the heart of man! (anonymous quote)
By renouncing the Bible, philosophers swing from their moorings upon all moral subjects! The Bible is the only map of the human heart that has ever been published! Benjamin Rush (1745-1813)
Have your heart right with Christ, and He will visit you often, and so turn weekdays into Sundays, meals into Sacraments, houses into Temples, and earth into Heaven! Charles Spurgeon (1834-1892)
If we take the Hebrew word, “Chazaq”, we find it is a verb and means to be courageous and overpowering! This might seem like a paradox in that God causes Pharaoh to become courageous and overpowering to oppose God! You might say Pharaoh played the fool! If I had been Pharaoh and know what I know now I would have
Thou has created us for Thyself, and our heart is not quiet until it rests in Thee! Saint Augustine
If thou desire the love of God and man, be humble, for the proud heart, as it loves none but itself, is beloved of none but itself. Humility enforces where neither virtue, nor strength, nor reason can prevail! Francis Quarles
I am afraid that the schools will prove the very Gates of Hell, unless they diligently labor in explaining the Holy Scriptures and engraving them in the heart of youth! Martin Luther 1483-1546 A.D.