Days of Heaven Upon Earth

A Year Book of Scripture Texts and Living Truths

Author: A.B. Simpson
Published: 1897
Language: English
Wordcount: 77,091 / 221 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 81.4
LoC Category: BS
Downloads: 1,787
Added to site: 2009.03.27
mnybks.net#: 23776
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genres: Poetry, Religion
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n ever for Him. It is henceforth no longer our will, but His will. And having yielded to His choice and placed itself under His direction, He wants to put into it all the strength and intensity of His own great will and make us positive, forceful, victorious and unmovable, even as Himself. "Not My will, but Thine be done." That is the first step. "Father, I will that they whom Thou hast given Me, be with Me." That is the second attitude. Both are divine; both are right; both are necessary to our right living and successful working for God.

JANUARY 10.

"Charity doth not behave itself unseemly" (I. Cor. xiii. 5).

In the dress of a Hindu woman, her graceful robe is fastened upon her person entirely by means of a single knot. The long strip of cloth is wound around her person so as to fall in graceful folds like a made garment, and the end is fastened by a little knot, and the whole thing hangs by that single fastening. If that were loosed the robe would fall. And so in the s

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