Category Archives: Eternity

BREATHING of the SOUL

Faith finds its appropriate and natural expression in prayer, which, in the system of cure adopted and practised by Christ, and by his primitive followers, occupies a prominent place, and demands consideration. … In the prayer of faith and love … Continue reading

Posted in Asking, Eternity, Faith, Healing, Inner Life, Jesus, Listening, Mercy, Prayer, Receiving, Silence, Trust

HOLY of HOLIES

Religion is too rich and complex to be reduced to any one act or attitude or aspect of life. …But there is one act of life which does bring us in a special and peculiar way into the holy of … Continue reading

Posted in Conversion, Eternity, Freedom, God, Heaven, Inner Life, Joy, Listening, Meditation, Receiving, Silence, Worship

ESSENCE

The wise men of the ages are in impressive agreement on this point. God in His transcendency is the immutable ground of all life, power, intelligence; He is one in type, character, will, purpose; constant in all creative attributes, the … Continue reading

Posted in Atonement, Creation, Eternity, Freedom, God, Growth, Guidance, Listening, Love, Receiving, Spirit, Truth, Wisdom, Work

BECOMING

The Bible passage from Jeremiah is repeated from the last post. It is a personal favorite: the promise that the Almighty already resides within each of us – the promise that our acceptance of the Presence is the beginning, not … Continue reading

Posted in Conversion, Eternity, Freedom, God, Growth, Guidance, Inner Life, Jesus, Listening, Perfection, Reality, Receiving, Truth

HEAVEN

Jesus tried to make the people of His day understand that the Kingdom of God is within, but few could really comprehend His great message. In the Lord’s Prayer, He said again, “On earth as it is in Heaven.” But, … Continue reading

Posted in Atonement, Eternity, Fear, Freedom, God, Heaven, Inner Life, Love, Perfection, Prayer, Receiving

REST – Part 2

I wonder if you have ever noticed that no biblical poet or prophet sets the thought of God’s greatness over against the thought of man’s littleness in order to make man feel insignificant and of no consequence. On the contrary, … Continue reading

Posted in Comfort, Eternity, Freedom, Infinity, Jesus, Prayer, Psalm 23, Rest, Silence, Trust

WORSHIP

Worship (is) not an attempt to “butter up” the Almighty and get Him into good temper, but the reverent contemplation of what this Personality must be in Itself; and when we see it to be that Life, Love, Beauty, … … Continue reading

Posted in Atonement, Eternity, Inner Life, Jesus, Peace, Prayer, Reality, Receiving, Spirit, Truth, Vision, Worship

EASTER

Eternity is not too vast for a soul to grow in, if the soul wills to grow. “If a man die, shall he live again?” Our heart as well as our head seeks an answer. Knowing that such a hope … Continue reading

Posted in Death, Eternity, Heaven, Jesus, Reality, Trust

GOD’S TRUTH

“God’s truth” is not a final attainment, but an ever-increasing illumination; it is the secret inward reality; the cause, the meaning, the relation of everything; it is that spiritual realization of conscious life in God towards which the human soul … Continue reading

Posted in Atonement, Eternity, Giving, Growth, Jesus, Perfection, Prayer, Silence, Truth

MINE

Our preciousness, uniqueness and individuality are not given to us in clock-time–our brief chronological existence–but by the One who has chosen us with an everlasting love, a love that existed from all eternity and will last through all eternity. – … Continue reading

Posted in Affirmation, Creation, Eternity, God, Love, Reality