No doubt the sufferings of the Church, and the fact that she has to pass through the fire, must be ascribed to the great truth that thus her God ... We cannot prove our love to Christ as they did. ... fire, tremble; but if your lot be hard. thank God for it. ... on the Lord, setting this constantly in your minds that he has not promised to keep you from trouble, but to preserve you in it. ... the coals, a but a they shall not burn thee, a not a I will put out the furnace, aquot; but a the flames shall not kindle upon thee.
|Title||:||The Metropolitan Tabernacle Pulpit|
|Author||:||Charles Haddon Spurgeon|