"I am simply a 'book drunkard.' Books have the same irresistible temptation for me that liquor has for its devotee. I cannot withstand them."
"I doubt if I shall ever have time to read the book again -- there are too many new ones coming out all the time which I want to read. Yet an old book has something for me which no new book can ever have -- for at every reading the memories and atmosphere of other readings come back and I am reading old years as well as an old book."
|This is the devotional I'm going through in the mornings. It's made up of excerpts from writings of the Puritans and is excellent.|
|A peek inside Voices from The Past.|
|This is filled with quote, sermons, letters, a biography...I've read bits and pieces of it and look forward to reading more. Everything I've read by M'Cheyne has been so good.|
|and here is a look inside.|
|I mentioned this book earlier in this post. It's one of my favorites, made up of quotes, diary, and sermon excerpts that are encouraging, inspiring and helpful, divided into a reading for each Lord's day of the year.|