Tag Archives: John Newton

Classic Quote

Christ has taken our nature into heaven to represent us, and has left us on earth with his nature to represent him. – John Newton Advertisements

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Classic Quote

Christ has taken our nature into heaven to represent us, and has left us on earth with his nature to represent him. – John Newton

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Book Look: John Newton

I recently read John Newton: From Disgrace to Amazing Grace by Jonathan Aitken.  It was an enjoyable and easy to read look at Newton’s life.  Aitken takes us from the foul-mouthed slave trader to the country parson to the city … Continue reading

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A Prayer

Thanks for mercies past receive, Pardon of our sins renew; Teach us, henceforth, how to live With eternity in view: Bless thy word to young and old, Fill us with a Saviour’s love; And when life’s short tale is told, … Continue reading

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The Lord Is My Portion

From pole to pole let others roam And search in vain for bliss My soul is satisfied at home The Lord my portion is Jesus, who on his glorious throne Rules heav’n and earth and sea Is pleased to claim … Continue reading

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Weak as Worms

 In themselves as weak as worms, How can poor believers stand, When temptations, foes, and storms, Press them close on every hand? Weak, indeed, they feel they are, But they know the Throne of Grace; And the God who answers … Continue reading

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