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New Mercies

It is of the Lord’s mercies that we are not consumed, because his compassions fail not. They are new every morning: great is thy faithfulness.   – Lamentations 3:22–23    The verse that opens this article is among the most treasured in all of Scripture for believers who are living amidst difficult circumstances. It is frequently […]

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The Mercies of Christ

Lord, help me to show the mercies of Christ As upon this, thy footstool, I tread. May I not view as mine the blessings bestowed But strive to serve others instead. Give me grace that humility shows, never pride, May I seek by my Lord to be led. Esteeming my neighbor far above self, He […]

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The Mercies of Christ

The place I inhabit, God’s footstool is called; The soil, the sea, and the air. When the earth yields its fruit, it belongs not to me; It’s a gift for God’s creatures to share. If He sends to me millions, or only a bit, Whether money or talent or kindness to show, For His glory […]

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Mercy for the Merciful

There seems to be an abrupt change when we come to this fifth Beatitude. The first four quite clearly deal with what goes on in the soul of the citizen of the kingdom of heaven. He is poor in spirit, mourns over sin, is meek and hungers and thirsts after righteousness. Now we read of […]

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Sanctification by the Mercies of God

“I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable to God, which is your reasonable service.” Romans 12:1 I am addressing you, covenant young people, as those who have been promised the Holy Spirit no less than it was promised to your parents. If I […]

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Mercy

God . . . delighteth in Mercy. — Micah In the Pilgrim’s Progress we meet that beautiful young woman, Mercy, for the first time as she calls on Christiana of a “sun­shiny morning.” This section of the pil­grimage might be titled, A Morning Call and What Came of It. Christiana, in line with her calling […]

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