Church attendance is as vital to a disciple as a transfusion of rich, healthy blood to a sick man.
If the expositor finds himself out of sight of Calvary, that shows that he has lost his way.
Be careful how you hear preaching this weekend!
It is not mere words that nourish the soul, but God Himself, and unless and until the hearers find God in personal experience, they are not the better for having heard the truth.
Let us learn to think of tears as liquid prayers, and of weeping as a constant dropping of importunate intercession which will wear its way right surely into the very heart of mercy, despite the stony difficulties which obstruct the way.
Charles Spurgeon, Treasury of David, comments on Psalm 6.8