Miss Toosey's Mission

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E.P. Dutton, 1885 - 85 pages
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Page 84 - Bishop, who never ceased to pray "the Lord of the Harvest to send forth labourers into the harvest," " thanked God and took courage.
Page 84 - I believe in the resurrection of the body and the life everlasting " ? and how could they call that an end which was only the beginning of new life ? So this was only a figure of speech. But perhaps you will echo Mr. Glover's sigh over the end of her Mission, and regret that such zeal and ardor should have been wasted and produced no results. Wait a bit ! There is no waste in nature, science teaches us ; neither is there any in grace, says faith. We cannot always see the results, but they are there...
Page 17 - ... it, is a land of hills and valleys, and drinketh water of the rain of heaven : a land which the LORD thy GOD careth for : the eyes of the LORD thy GOD are always upon it...
Page 19 - Do not be kept back by false humility, by thinking too much of the insignificance and worthlessness of the gift. Give your best, — give your all. " Bring them hither to Me,
Page 20 - It may not be by me or you, but in His own good time it will be done. He does not need your money ; He only offers you the glorious privilege of being fellowworkers with Him. Yours...
Page 17 - Who covereth the heaven with clouds, and prepareth rain for the earth; and maketh the grass to grow upon the mountains, and herb for the use of men ; 9 Who giveth fodder unto the cattle, and feedeth the young ravens that call upon him.
Page 16 - There is a lad here, which hath five barley loaves, and two small fishes : but what are they among so many?

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