Thursday, January 3, 2008

Seek Grace

From the pen of Mary Winslow (1774-1854) to a friend:

Let not, then, our deceitful hearts be entangled with the trifles of earth; but seek grace to discharge every relative duty with a single eye to His glory.

Heaven Opened: A Selection from the Correspondence of Mrs. Mary Winslow, edited by her son, Octavius Winslow, 1864, reprinted by Reformation Heritage Books, 2001, p. 106.

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