John Flavel

John Flavel

If you neglect to instruct children in the way of holiness, will the devil neglect to instruct them in the way of wickedness? No; if you will not teach them to pray, he will to curse, swear, and lie; if ground be uncultivated, weeds will spring.More John Flavel quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Where there is no want, there is usually much wantonness.More John Flavel quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
No repentance, obedience, self-denial, prayers, tears, reformation or ordinances, without the new creation, avail any thing to the salvation of thy soul.More John Flavel quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When the world smiles upon us, and we have got a warm nest, how do we prophesy of rest and peace in those acquisitions, thinking with good Baruch, great things for ourselves, but Providence by a particular or general calamity overturns our plans (Jer. 45:4,5), and all this to turn our hearts from the creature to God.More John Flavel quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Creatures, like pictures, are fairest at a certain distance, but it is not so with Christ; the nearer the soul approaches Him, and the longer it lives in the enjoyhment of Him, still the sweeter and more desirable He becomes.More John Flavel quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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