Archive for November 29th, 2019

Psa 136. 1 +

Nov 29 – Psa 136.1 O give THANKS unto the LORD;

for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever.


“God is to human souls

what light is to the world.”

– Adam Clarke


Let your pre-thanksgiving Thankfulness be extended, be increased, be never ending. Thank the Lord for Sights you see, Smells you smell, Things you touch, Tastes you taste, & Sounds you hear. Thank God for a brain that works, legs that walk, hands that wave & a soul which recognizes there’s something beyond “the here & the now.” – 11/29/19


“God has many imitators of his power, independence, justice, etc

but few of his love, condescension & kindness.”

– Adam Clarke



Books are made of mere paper,

Grammatically smeared with ink.

They can be destroyed by fire,

Or by water, one might think.

But there is a Book whose words

Transcending cover and page

Will survive all catastrophe,

Outlasting the latest age.

– eab, Nov 2005


“Ignorance of the Holy Scriptures is the cause of all evils.

If we go unarmed to battle how can we escape?

– Chrysostom


Man appears to be tripartite: body, mind & soul. Ten of millions of men are primarily concerned with the body. Millions of others are concerned about the mind. Only a few (by solemn comparison) have a high level of concern about the soul. It is the most lasting, the most valuable, yet receives the least attention. – 11/24/19


2Ti 2.15

“Study to show thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth.” > emphasis added <


It’s far better to be studious, with no desire to be “seen as educated,”

than to have a degree, but no drive for life-long scholarship. – 11/29/19


“Wheresoever ungodly songs are sung

there will the devils be gathered together.”

– Chrysostom

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