Daily Devotional 10-13-14

The old cross slew men, but the new cross entertains them. The old cross condemned men, but the new cross amuses them. The old cross destroyed confidence in the flesh, but the new cross encourages it.
– A. W. Tozer
 
The one thing that is said to have surprised God is that the voice of intercession had ceased. “And He saw that there was no man, and wondered that there was no intercessor.” (Is. 59:16)
– Samuel Chadwick
 
There is nothing so permanent as short-term compromise.
– Ron Bailey
 
O, to fully realized the littleness of time and the greatness of eternity.
– Thomas Chalmers
 
When you’re safe on eternity’s shore, will you wish you could live your life over? When He asks for the fruit of your labors, will you offer Him idle hands?
– Anonymous
 
There is nothing so permanent as a short-term compromise.
– Ron Bailey
Oh to fully realize the littleness of time and greatness of eternity.
– Thomas Chalmers

 
Half a dozen men on their knees for 60 minutes waiting upon the Lord with the absolute conviction that they have no answer, and that their human ideas and programs are ineffective and bankrupt–they will accomplish more in an hour of prayer than 50 men around a table discussing problems for an entire year.
– Alan Redpath