* Grab the book nearest you. Right now.
* Turn to page 56.
* Find the fifth sentence.
* Post that sentence along with these instructions in a note to your wall/blog
* Don't dig for your favorite book, the coolest, the most intellectual. Use the CLOSEST.
What a poor business is it to themselves, to spend their time in acquiring some little knowledge of the works of God, and of some of those names which the divided tongues of the nations have imposed on them, and not to know God himself, nor exalt him in their hearts, nor to be acquainted with that one renewing work that should make them happy! (The Reformed Pastor by Richard Baxter, pg. 56)
This was about 2" closer to me than my Bible, due to the fact that I read it this morning after my Bible reading.
HT: The Sola Panel
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