Category Archives: My King

Thirty-First Day – My King – by Francis R. Havergal

The Prosperity of the King ‘A King shall reign and prosper.’—Jer. xxiii. 5. IF we are really interested, heart and soul, in a person, how delighted we are to have positive assurance of his prosperity, and how extremely interested and … Continue reading

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Thirtieth Day – My King – by Francis R. Havergal

Good Tidings to the King’s Household ‘We do not well: this day is a day of good tidings, and we hold our peace; if we tarry till the morning light, some mischief will come upon us; now, therefore, come, that … Continue reading

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Twenty-Ninth Day – My King – by Francis R. Havergal

The Salvation of the King ‘The Lord is our King; He will save us.’—IsA. xxxiii. 22. THE thought of salvation is constantly connected with that of kingship. Type, illustration, and prophecy combine them. ‘Thou shall anoint him . . . that … Continue reading

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Twenty-Eighth Day – My King – by Francis R. Havergal

The Recompense of the King ‘Why should the ling recompense it me with such a reward ?’—2 Sam. xix. 36. BARZILLAI ‘had provided the king of sustenance while he lay at Mahanaim,’5 exiled from his royal city. When the day … Continue reading

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Twenty-Seventh Day – My King – by Francis R. Havergal

Working With the King ‘There they dwelt with the king for his work.’—I Chron. iv. 23. ‘THERE! ‘—Not in any likely place at all, not A in the palace, not in ‘the city of the great king,’5 but in about … Continue reading

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Twenty-Sixth Day – My King – Francis R. Havergal

The Name of the King ‘A King shall reign. And this is His name whereby He shall be called, THE LORD OUR RIGHTEOUSNESS.’ —Jer. xxiii. 5, 6. cannot do without this most wonderful V Y name. It can never be … Continue reading

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Twenty-Fifth Day – My King – by Francis R. Havergal

The Power of the King’s Word ‘Where the word of a king is, there is power.’—Eccl. viii. 4. THEN the question is, WJiere is it ?’ Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly,’* and ‘there,’ even ‘in you,’ … Continue reading

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Twenty-Fourth Day – My King – by Francis R. Havergal

The Omniscience of the King ‘There is no matter hid from the king.’—2 Sam. xviii. 13. HE very attributes which are full of terror to i- ‘the King’s enemies,’5 are full of comfort to the King’s friends. Thus His omniscience … Continue reading

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Twenty-Third Day – My King – by Francis R. Havergal

The Token of the King’s Grace ‘To-day thy servant knoweth that I have found grace in thy sight, my lord, O king, in that the king hath fulfilled the request of his servant.’—2 Sam. xiv. 22. AN answered prayer makes … Continue reading

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Twenty-Second Day – My King – by Francis R. Havergal

The Tenderness of the King ‘And the king commanded, saying, Deal gently for my sake with the young man, even with Absalom.’—2 Sam. xviii. 5 EVEN with Absalom! Even with the heartless, deliberate traitor and rebel.5 We must recollect clearly … Continue reading

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