It is as hard for some to look upon other men's gifts without envy, as it is to look upon their own without pride.
How soon would faith freeze without a cross? Bear your cross therefore with joy.
Oh when will you learn the vanity of self-dependence?
How complete and perfect a cure is Christ!
None But Jesus in the Pocket Puritans series. This little book is full of rich and thought-provoking quotes from the writings of John Flavel. Published by Banner of Truth, £3.25.