Flowers and Weeds

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Unless we know the difference between flowers and weeds, we are not fit to take care of a garden.

It is not enough to have truth planted in our minds. We must learn and labor to keep the ground clear of thorns and briars, follies and perversities, which have a wicked propensity to choke the word of life.

–Evan S. Coslett, Leaves of Gold

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A Sure Rock

7041466lg1Resting on the Word . . .
we are on a sure rock,
against which all
the waves of error
dash themselves
only to be scattered
as mist and foam.
    –Edward Dennet

Joining the conversation

2014-01-01-looking out-crop-windows on right-640x480Take the Gospel in hand. Here is a letter God sends you in friendship today. Let no person, no pretext, stop you from listening to this Word, from joining in this intimate conversation.

—Servias Pinckaers

 

Image: Jeremy Sutton

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