Batter my heart, three-person’d God; for you As yet but knock; breathe, shine, and seek to mend; That I may rise, and stand, o’erthrow me, and bend Your force, to break, blow, burn, and make me new.
Walter Houston, described by family members as a devoted Christian, died Monday after waiting 70 years for God to give him clear direction about what to do with his life.
[Charles Simeon:] Sir, I understand that you are called an Arminian; and I have been sometimes called a Calvinist; and therefore I suppose we are to draw daggers.
“Many memories of misdeeds in my life regularly cause me to shudder in horror at what I am capable of doing. I often reflect sadly, for example, on something that happened when I was only seven years old.
“Great was the privilege which God bestowed on the blessed virgin Mary, in granting that of her should be born the Son of God;
“I understand that this is the week for the church collection, and many of you do not want to give a thing.
“This is one of the most subtle dangers that faces us as we try to think out and plan a new state of society for the future.
“BERKELEY, CA — Cool Berkeley-area dentist Marvin Wilson, DDS, has grown in popularity lately due to his laid-back attitude toward regular brushing and flossing, which he “couldn’t give two ***** about,” according to sources.
I yearn to be reunited with someone. I can put a name to this person; perhaps you can too. But is it the right name?
Charles Simeon of Cambridge (1759-1836) was a Christian preacher like few others. And then, when he was 47, God took his voice from him.