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The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher esteem those who think alike than those who think differently
, 5 years ago. 1239 hit(s).
As far as my experience goes, it appears to me that believers generally have expected far too little of present fruit upon their labours among children. There has been a hoping that the Lord some day or other would own the instruction which they give to children, and would answer at some time or other, though after many years only, the prayers which they offer up on their behalf. Now, while such passages as Proverbs xxii.6, Ecclesiastes xi.1, Galatians vi.9, 1 Cor. xv.58, give unto us assurance not merely respecting everything which we do for the Lord, in general, but also respecting bringing up children in the fear of the Lord, in particular, that our labour is not in vain in the Lord; yet we have to guard against abusing such passages, by thinking it a matter of little moment whether we see present fruit or not; but, on the contrary, we should give the Lord no rest till we see present fruit, and therefore, in persevering, yet submissive, prayer, we should make known our requests unt
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Instruction in youth is like engraving in stones.
, 5 years ago. 1855 hit(s).
(Story) does many things. It entertains, it informs, it instructs. It is the most complete way of communicating.
, 5 years ago. 1250 hit(s).