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The trick to staying warm is to keep the outside, OUTSIDE. (And the inside, INSIDE.)

Same applies spiritually – keep the world outside your soul.

– eab, 9/7/13

 

PRIDEFUL

Prideful man wants you to think he knows a lot.

(Whether he knows half that much – or not.)

It gets worse with more letters behind his name;

His self-importance becomes his shame.

God wants to remove arrogance; it’s a blot.

– eab, 1/16/18

 

 

Leftwing preachers/pastors have discovered an easy life: preach a little truth (not the whole), rake in offerings which allow them to build greater, more impressive buildings, which in turn attract more wealthy givers and all the time make these followers feel good about themselves (instead of being under conviction for sin). They may think it a “great scheme,” but it will end as earth ends. Preacher and many of his followers (unsaved though “reformed”) will, sadly, be lost.

– eab, 7/9/14

 

 

“Spirituality is not how far we are from the world but how close we are to God.”

– James Plank, sermon, 2/3/2000

 

 

It takes no equipment, can be done equally well in daylight or dark, and does not require electricity. What is it? Prayer.

– eab, 8/17/14

 

 

Mat 6.19

“Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon earth, where moth and rust doth corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal:”

 

 

Both the immodest and the modest can falsely “glory” in their appearance.

– eab, 8/21/14

 

 

General Rules of the United Societies (Methodist History) – Wesley, 1739

avoiding evil…that which is most generally practiced…(as)

* Laying up treasure upon earth. *

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