Posts by James Spencer

Reflections on Impartiality

Reflections on Impartiality

“There is no class of people exempt from broken hearts.  The rich and the poor suffer alike. There was a time when I used to visit the poor that I thought all the broken hearts were to be found among them, but within the last few years I have found there are as many...
Praying Psalm 1

Praying Psalm 1

A prayer for discipleship inspired by Psalm 1. Lord, we ask that you will make us a blessed people who do not walk in the wicked’s counsel, stand in the sinners’s way, or sit in the scoffers’s seat, but who find such delight in your instruction that it is always on...
3 Questions to Help Find the Truth

3 Questions to Help Find the Truth

“I am convinced what this world wants is true men and women, not great men, but true and honest and upright persons that God can use…”D.L. Moody D.L. Moody’s world may well have been in need of “true men and women,” but I’m afraid the problem has only...
3 Tips to Find Contentment with What Works

3 Tips to Find Contentment with What Works

“There are many of us that are willing to do great things for the Lord, but few of us are willing to do little things.”D.L. Moody I starting dating my wife in high school and, shortly after we started dating, I also starting working on her father’s farm. I was the...