Author-Robert Hawker

“I am my beloved’s, and his desire is towards me.”—Song vii. 10.

Posted by admin on March 29, 2014 at 11:03 am

“I am my beloved’s, and his desire is towards me.”—Song vii. 10. Yes, dearest Jesus! I am truly thine, by every tie which can make me thine. I am thine by the gift of GOD the FATHER; by thine own betrothing me to thyself; by the HOLY GHOST anointing me in thee, and making me [...]

BE OF ONE MIND

Posted by admin on March 22, 2014 at 10:01 am

BE OF ONE MIND Where there is a oneness of heart and affection between Jesus and the soul, if what He loves we love, and what He hates we hate, if His Father be our Father, and His people our people, this sameness of mind will carry with it a sameness of affection and we [...]

“Thy lips, O my spouse, drop as the honey-comb.” – Song iv. II.

Posted by admin on October 5, 2013 at 8:41 am

“Thy lips, O my spouse, drop as the honey-comb.” – Song iv. II. While Jesus is so precious to his people, that they seek him in every thing that is lovely, and indeed can discover nothing to be lovely until they have found Jesus in it, what an endearment is it to the soul of [...]

DIVINE TREASURES

Posted by admin on July 28, 2012 at 11:48 am

DIVINE TREASURES “How precious also are Your thoughts unto me, O God!” And they shall be Mine, says the Lord of hosts, in that day when I make up My jewels; and I will spare them, as a man spares his own son that serves him. Malachi 3:17 The preceding context tells us of “a [...]

SPIKENARD

Posted by admin on July 21, 2012 at 8:58 am

SPIKENARD So called from Narred or Nard. We meet with this word not very frequently in Scripture. The spouse in the Canticles speaks of it. (Song i. 14.)–And the woman who anointed the head of Jesus before his sufferings, is said to have done it with the ointment of spikenard. (Mark xiv. 3.) Certainly in [...]

Oh! The sweet thought to my soul:

Posted by admin on July 3, 2012 at 1:05 am

Oh! The sweet thought to my soul: under all the condemnation of the law, and the curses due to the breaches of it; Jesus is the Mediator, and the Fulfiller of the law, and the complete righteousness of his people. Be thou, my honored Lord, the glorious Head, and Husband, of thy whole family. Thou [...]

“The king hath brought me into his chambers.”—Song 1: 4.

Posted by admin on February 8, 2012 at 5:13 am

“The king hath brought me into his chambers.”—Song 1: 4. Yes, he who is King of nations, King of saints, is my God and King also; for he hath an universal empire, being one with the Father over all, blessed for ever. Amen. To him I bow the knee, and humbly and gratefully desire to [...]

“When my heart is overwhelmed, lead me to the Rock that is higher than I.”—Ps. lxi. 2. Psalm 61:2

Posted by admin on February 3, 2012 at 5:42 am

“When my heart is overwhelmed, lead me to the Rock that is higher than I.”—Ps. lxi. 2.  Psalm 61:2 Yes, Lord! I would make this my morning, noon, and evening petition, that the great glorifier of Jesus would gently lead me to him who is a rock, and whose work is perfect. I know, dearest Lord, [...]

Who hath saved us, and called us with an holy calling

Posted by admin on July 16, 2011 at 8:58 am

Who hath saved us, and called us with an holy calling, not according to our works, but according to his own purpose and grace, which was given us in Christ Jesus before the world began But is now made manifest by the appearing of our Saviour Jesus Christ, who hath abolished death, and hath brought [...]

Philippians 2:12

Posted by admin on July 15, 2011 at 7:07 am

If it be asked, in what sense I accept this Scripture I humbly answer; I accept it simply as the whole passage stands altogether, one complete whole. Work out your own salvation with fear and trembling: for it is GOD which worketh in you, both to will and to do, of his good pleasure. If [...]