Author Archives: Maureen Stohlmeyer

About Maureen Stohlmeyer

Grateful to have been married to my wonderful husband Michael for nearly 35 years who is now with the Lord, I would like to share from writers from the past who have strengthened our faith and walk with Jesus Christ our Savior and Redeemer. His walk with God was deeply enriched by the writings of authors from the past and I dedicate this blog to him and to them.

The Praises of Children

“In all our plans of usefulness let children hold their proper place. Nothing ever awakened the hatred of Christ’s enemies more than the praises of children, because they knew the power of such an example. Scott: ‘The new-born infant is … Continue reading

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In All Acts of Worship

“In all acts of worship let us summon our whole nature to the work; let our intellects know God, our wills choose him, our hearts go out after him, our confidence lean on him, our love delight in him, our … Continue reading

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Beware of Deluding Yourself

“Let all beware of deluding themselves with a reliance on the future of this life as likely to afford more enjoyment than their experience of the past…Bickersteth: ‘The young expect to find it when grown up and their own masters. … Continue reading

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Harmony In The Christian Character

“There is a consanguinity between all the graces of the Christian. His faith agrees with humility, and so is not presumptuous. His zeal is kind, gentle and benevolent, so it denegrates not into bigotry and rage. His penitence has hope … Continue reading

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Supported Every Day, Hour, Minute, Second

” ‘Jesus replied, What is impossible with men is possible with God.” (Luke 18:27)…when he now tells them, ‘What is impossible with men,’ he means exactly that. At every point, beginning, middle, end, man is completely dependent on God for salvation. … Continue reading

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From the Foundation of the World

“…Jesus uses the significant title his elect to describe believers.  Certainly God will not let his chosen ones down.  From before the foundation of the world he has, of his sovereign will, elected them unto service and salvation, for his … Continue reading

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Be Merciful to Me, the Sinner

“‘O God, be merciful to me, the sinner’ Luke 18:13 Old Testament, New Testament; David, the tax-collector, Paul; all unite here, in ascribing salvation, from start to finish, to the mercy (God’s love revealed to those in misery) and grace … Continue reading

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