Best Quotes by Samuel Rutherford (Top 8)

  1. Believe God's love and power more than you believe your own feelings and experiences. Your rock is Christ, and it is not the rock that ebbs and flows but the sea.
  2. Let your children be as so many flowers, borrowed from God. If the flowers die or wither, thank God for a summer loan of them.
  3. I have been benefited by praying for others; for by making an errand to God for them I have gotten something for myself.
  4. Verily, we know not what an evil it is to indulge ourselves, and to make an idol of our will.
  5. You will not be carried to Heaven lying at ease upon a feather bed.
  6. Grace tried is better than grace, and more than grace; it is glory in its infancy
  7. After winter comes the summer. After night comes the dawn. And after every storm, there comes clear, open skies.
  8. When I am in the cellar of affliction, I look for the Lord's choicest wines.