Life in Earnest: Six Lectures, Or Christian Activity and Ardor

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R.Carter & brothers, 1861 - 167 pages

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Page 145 - Watch ye, stand fast in the faith, quit you like men, be strong.
Page 23 - And that ye study to be quiet, and to do your own business, and to work with your own hands, as we commanded you; 12 That ye may walk honestly toward them that are without, and that ye may have lack of nothing.
Page 22 - Servants, obey in all things your masters according to the flesh ; not with eyeservice, as menpleasers ; but in singleness of heart, fearing God : and whatsoever ye do, do it heartily, as to the Lord, and not unto men ; knowing that of the Lord ye shall receive the reward of the inheritance: for ye serve the Lord Christ.
Page 134 - And Abram said, Behold, to me thou hast given no seed : and, lo, one born in my house is mine heir.
Page 146 - Wherefore the rather, brethren, give diligence to make your calling and election sure : for if ye do these things, ye shall never fall : for so an entrance shall be ministered unto you abundantly into the everlasting kingdom of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.
Page 17 - COME, let us anew Our journey pursue Roll round with the year, And never stand still till the Master appear ; His adorable will Let us gladly fulfil, And our talents improve By the patience of hope, and the labor of love.
Page 23 - And withal they learn to be idle, wandering about from house to house; and not only idle, but tattlers also and busybodies, speaking things which they ought not.
Page 152 - I have glorified thee on earth: I have finished the work which thou gavest me to do.
Page 47 - Thou fool, this night shall thy soul be required of thee," the Judge of all would accept as a right deed or rightly done.
Page 22 - Wives, submit yourselves unto your own husbands, as it is fit in the Lord.

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