2019 Testimonies Reading Plan

Ten Book Pages a Day for Sixteen Months

Testimonies 5 pp 709-718 Day 334

By admin | Nov 30, 2019

Instead of opening the soul to receive rays of light from heaven, some have been working in an opposite direction. Both through the press and from the pulpit have been presented views in regard to the inspiration of the Bible which have not the sanction of the Spirit or the word of God. Certain it…

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Testimonies 5 pp 699-708 Day 333

By admin | Nov 29, 2019

Chap. 85 – The Mysteries of the Bible a Proof of its Inspiration “Canst thou by searching find out God? canst thou find out the Almighty unto perfection? It is as high as heaven; what canst thou do? deeper than hell; what canst thou know?” “My thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways…

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Testimonies 5 pp 689-698 Day 332

By admin | Nov 28, 2019

When controversy or division comes in, all parties claim to be right and to have a conscience void of offense; and they will not be instructed by those who have long borne the burden of the work and who, they have reason to know, have been guided by the Lord. Light has been sent to…

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Testimonies 5 pp 679-688 Day 331

By admin | Nov 27, 2019

“In almost every case where reproof is necessary, there will be some who entirely overlook the fact that the Spirit of the Lord has been grieved and His cause reproached. These will pity those who deserved reproof, because personal feelings have been hurt. All this unsanctified sympathy places the sympathizers where they are sharers in…

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Testimonies 5 pp 669-678 Day 330

By admin | Nov 26, 2019

Some of our brethren had had long experience in the truth and for years had been acquainted with me and my work. They had proved the truthfulness of the Testimonies and had asserted their belief in them. They had felt the powerful influence of the Spirit of God resting upon them to witness to their…

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Testimonies 5 pp 659-668 Day 329

By admin | Nov 25, 2019

In a vision given me June 12, 1868, I was shown that which fully justified my course in publishing personal testimonies. When the Lord singles out individual cases and specifies their wrongs, others, who have not been shown in vision, frequently take it for granted that they are right, or nearly so. If one is…

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Testimonies 5 pp 649-658 Day 328

By admin | Nov 24, 2019

Do not look to men nor hang your hopes upon them, feeling that they are infallible; but look to Jesus constantly. Say nothing that would cast a reproach upon our faith. Confess your secret sins alone before your God. Acknowledge your heart wanderings to Him who knows perfectly how to treat your case. If you…

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Testimonies 5 pp 639-648 Day 327

By admin | Nov 23, 2019

Says the apostle: “Confess your faults one to another, and pray one for another, that ye may be healed.” This scripture has been interpreted to sustain the practice of going to the priest for absolution; but it has no such application. Confess your sins to God, who only can forgive them, and your faults to…

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Testimonies 5 pp 629-638 Day 326

By admin | Nov 22, 2019

Chap. 78 – God’s Love for Sinners Dear Brother P: I see by your letter that you are in a state of unbelief, questioning whether there is hope in your case. As Christ’s ambassador I would say to you: Hope thou in God.” He so loved the world, that He gave His only-begotten Son, that…

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Testimonies 5 pp 619-628 Day 325

By admin | Nov 21, 2019

The necessity of experimental religion must be urged upon those who accept the theory of the truth. Ministers must keep their own souls in the love of God and then impress upon the people the necessity of an individual consecration, a personal conversion. All must obtain a living experience for themselves; they must have Christ…

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