• “Whatever weakens your reason, impairs the tenderness of your conscience, obscures your sense of God, or takes off your relish of spiritual things; in short, whatever increases the strength and authority of your body over your mind, that thing is sin to you.” – Susanna Wesley

Elisabeth Elliot’s Devotionals

What Can I Do For God? by Elisabeth Elliot

Most of us would like to do something special in life, something to distinguish us. We suppose that we desire… Continue reading

Watching Quietly, Praying Silently by Elisabeth Elliot

The man whom Abraham sent to find a wife for his son Isaac had been long in Abraham’s service. No… Continue reading

Time For God by Elisabeth Elliot

It is a good and necessary thing to set aside time for God in each day. The busier the day,… Continue reading

The Root of Hostility to Others by Elisabeth Elliot

When personal relationships break down, it is a sure sign that there is some rift in one’s relationship with God.… Continue reading

The Necessity to Cover by Elisabeth Elliot

There are things which it is our duty to cover in silence. We are told nowadays that everything ought to… Continue reading

Difficulties are Proof Contexts By Elisabeth Elliot

Repeatedly I am asked variations of this question: Did the Lord comfort you or were you sometimes lonely or sad?… Continue reading

The Fruit of Forgiveness By Elisabeth Elliot

Every day I am forgiven for many sins of many kinds, and although on the one hand forgiveness seems such… Continue reading

Shut Up and Know By Elisabeth Elliot

“Do thou thyself but hold thy tongue for one day, and on the morrow how much clearer are thy purpose… Continue reading

No Further Than Natural Things By Elisabeth Elliot

“Well, it’s perfectly natural for you to feel that way,” I was telling myself when I was upset with the… Continue reading

My Own Fault By Elisabeth Elliot

Someone who is suffering as a result of his own foolishness or failure may read these words. These griefs are… Continue reading

  • “It is a safe thing to trust Him to fulfill the desires which He creates” – Amy Carmichael

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Verse of the Day

Be glad then, you children of Zion, And rejoice in the Lord your God; For He has given you the former rain faithfully, And He will cause the rain to come down for you— The former rain, And the latter rain in the first month. — Joel 2:23 (NKJV)

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