What a terrible
condition this is, and how careful all of the Lord’s people should
be, not only to have pure hearts, pure minds, but also to keep their
consciences very tender, in close accord with the Word of the Lord!
This condition can only be maintained by judging ourselves, and that
strictly and frequently, by the standard which God has given us, His
law of love.
I want the first approach
Of pride or fond
To catch the wand’ring’ of my
And quench the kindling