THE PRICE OF FREEDOM

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "And the spirit cried, and rent him sore, and came out of him: and he was as one dead; insomuch that many said, He is dead." (Mark 9:26). Evil never surrenders its hold without a sore fight. We never pass into any spiritual inheritance through the delightful exercises of a … Continue reading THE PRICE OF FREEDOM

BROKEN THINGS

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "When he raiseth up himself, the mighty are afraid: by reason of breakings they purify themselves." (Job 41:25). God uses most for His glory those people and things which are most perfectly broken. The sacrifices He accepts are broken and contrite hearts. It was the breaking down of Jacob's natural … Continue reading BROKEN THINGS

MEETING HIM IN THE MORNING

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "And be ready in the morning, and come up in the morning unto mount Sinai, and present thyself there to me in the top of the mount. And no man shall come up with thee, neither let any man be seen throughout all the mount; neither let the flocks nor herds … Continue reading MEETING HIM IN THE MORNING

FRET NOT THYSELF

  HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "Be careful for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God." (Philippians 4:6). Not a few Christians live in a state of unbroken anxiety, and others fret and fume terribly. They just learn how to complain as though they know … Continue reading FRET NOT THYSELF

MAKING STRAIGHT THE CROOKED

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "Consider the work of God: for who can make that straight, which he hath made crooked?" (Ecclesiastes. 7:13). Often God seems to place His children in positions of profound difficulty, leading them into a wedge from which there is no escape; contriving a situation which no human judgment would have … Continue reading MAKING STRAIGHT THE CROOKED

DON’T BE IN A RUSH

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "Who is among you that feareth the Lord, that obeyeth the voice of his servant, that walketh in darkness, and hath no light? let him trust in the name of the Lord, and stay upon his God." (Isaiah 50:10). What shall the believer do in times of darkness--the darkness of perplexity and … Continue reading DON’T BE IN A RUSH

WAITING FOR SERVICE

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "After they were come to Mysia, they assayed to go into Bithynia: but the Spirit suffered them not." (Acts 16:7). What a strange prohibition! These men were going into Bithynia just to do Christ's work, and the door is shut against them by Christ's own Spirit. I, too, have experienced … Continue reading WAITING FOR SERVICE

DON’T RUSH TO CONCLUSION

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "Who is among you that feareth Jehovah, that obeyeth the voice of his servant? He that walketh in darkness and hath no light, let him trust in the name of Jehovah and rely upon his God" (Isaiah 50:10). What shall the believer do in times of darkness--the darkness of perplexity … Continue reading DON’T RUSH TO CONCLUSION

FAITH IS A TARGET

  HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "And the Lord said, Simon, Simon, behold, Satan hath desired to have you, that he may sift you as wheat: But I have prayed for thee, that thy faith fails not: and when thou art converted, strengthen thy brethren." (Luke 22:31-32). Our faith is the centre of the target at … Continue reading FAITH IS A TARGET

THE BLESSING OF THE LION

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "And David said unto Saul, Thy servant kept his father's sheep, and there came a lion, and a bear, and took a lamb out of the flock:" (1 Samuel 17:34). It is a source of inspiration and strength to come in touch with the youthful David, trusting God. Through faith … Continue reading THE BLESSING OF THE LION