I am a companion of all them that fear thee, and of them that keep thy precepts. Psalm 119:63. It is natural to seek companionship. Everyone will find companions or make them. And just in proportion to the strength of
For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek. Romans 1:16. Many of the young have
Wherewithal shall a young man cleanse his way? by taking heed thereto according to thy word. Psalm 119:9. It is one thing to treat the Bible as a book of good moral instruction, to be heeded so far as is
Them that honour me, I will honour. 1 Samuel 2:30. In the experience of Daniel and his companions we have an instance of the triumph of principle over temptation to indulge the appetite. It shows us that through religious principle
And the child Samuel ministered unto the Lord before Eli. 1 Samuel 3:1. Young as he was when brought to minister in the tabernacle, Samuel had even then duties to perform in the service of God, according to his capacity.
Thou shalt not take a wife unto my son of the daughters of the Canaanites, among whom I dwell: but thou shalt go unto my country, and to my kindred, and take a wife unto my son Isaac. Genesis 24:3,
And the Lord said unto Cain, Why art thou wroth? and why is thy countenance fallen? If thou doest well, shalt thou not be accepted? and if thou doest not well, sin lieth at the door. Genesis 4:6, 7. The