Affliction Teaches

Affliction teaches what sin is. In the word preached, we hear what a dreadful thing sin is, that it is both defiling and damning, but we fear it no more than a painted lion; therefore God lets loose affliction, and then we feel sin bitter in the fruit of it. A sick-bed often teaches more … Continue reading Affliction Teaches


Glorifying God

“We glorify God when we give God the glory for all that we do. We glorify God when we sacrifice the praise and glory of all to God...So when we have done anything praiseworthy we must hide ourselves under the veil of humility and transfer the glory of all we have done to God.” -Thomas … Continue reading Glorifying God