The Beauty of Jesus!

I have quoted this before, but I read these words this morning and was once again reminded of the beauty of Christ. It is no wonder Thomas Manton said, “Jesus Christ is the cabinet in which God’s jewels are kept…” “Put the beauty of ten thousand worlds of paradises, like the Garden of Eden in […]

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Mortified Eyes!

I came across the following quote from Thomas Manton.  It is based on Psalm 119:37, “Turn my eyes from looking at worthless things; and give me life in your ways.”  Manton’s sermon “Mortified Eyes” preached in 1660 could have just as easily been written today, “One great means of mortification is guarding the senses—eyes and […]

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Aug 17, The Freedom of Slavery

For the last two days I’ve written about our being a slave of Jesus.  Today I was reminded of why we would gladly bow the knee to Jesus as our Master.  In my study for next week I came across the following quote from Thomas Manton, “Jesus Christ is the cabinet in which God’s jewels […]

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