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Whatever "call" a man may pretend to have, if he has not been called to holiness, he certainly has not been called to the ministry.

    Topics: Holiness

Go forth today, by the help of God's Spirit, vowing and declaring that in life - come poverty, come wealth, in death - come pain or come what may, you are and ever must be the Lord's. For this is written on your heart, 'We love Him because He first loved us.'

    Topics: Holy Spirit, Perseverance

A sinner can no more repent and believe without the Holy Spirit's aid than he can create a world.

    Topics: Holy Spirit, Repentance

If God should please, the Holy Spirit could at this moment make every one of you fall on your knees, confess your sins, and turn to God. He is an Almighty Spirit, able to do wonders.

    Topics: Holy Spirit, Confession
    Source: Sermons, 3.38.

If you do not understand a book by a departed writer you are unable to ask him his meaning, but the Spirit, who inspired Holy Scripture, lives forever, and He delights to open the Word to those who seek His instruction.

    Topics: Holy Spirit, Scripture
    Source: Commenting and Commentaries, Sheldon and Company, 1876, 58-59.

It seems odd that certain who talk so much of what the Holy Spirit reveals to themselves, should think so little of what he has revealed to others.

    Topics: Holy Spirit

Without the Spirit of God we can do nothing. We are as ships without wind or chariots without steeds. Like branches without sap, we are withered. Like coals without fire, we are useless. As an offering without the sacrificial flame, we are unaccepted.

    Topics: Holy Spirit
    Source: 20.16.

You might as well expect to raise the dead by whispering in their ears, as hope to save souls by preaching to them, if it were not for the agency of the Spirit.

    Topics: Holy Spirit

Those who do not hope cannot wait; but if we hope for that we see not, then do we with patience wait for it.

    Topics: Hope, Waiting

Humility is to make a right estimate of one's self.

    Topics: Humility

Do not desire to be the principal man in the church. Be lowly. Be humble. The best man in the church is the man who is willing to be a doormat for all to wipe their boots on, the brother who does not mind what happens to him at all, so long as God is glorified.

    Topics: Humility
    Source: Micah's Message for Today.

Every Christian has a choice between being humble or being humbled.

    Topics: Humility

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