Abiding in Christ

“The branch of the vine does not worry, and toil, and rush here to seek for sunshine, and there to find rain.  No; it rests in union and communion with the vine; and at the right time, and in the right way, is the right fruit found on it.  Let us so abide in the Lord Jesus.”
(J. Hudson Taylor)

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The Value of the Kingdom

The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field,
which a man found and covered up.
Then in his joy he goes and sells all that he has and buys that field.
Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant in search of fine pearls,
who, on finding one pearl of great value,
went and sold all that he had and bought it.”
(Matthew 13:44–46, ESV)

The Truth

“Keep one thing forever in view—the truth; and if you do this, though it may seem to lead you away from the opinion of men, it will assuredly conduct you to the throne of God.”
(Horace Mann)