Tag Archives: Amy Carmichael

The Next Step

“Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light for my path.” Psalm 119:105 Amy Carmichael gave me a good word to live out today as I head into a new call. “If the next step is clear, … Continue reading

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Nazarite Vows

“Jesus…cried in a loud voice, “If any man is thirsty, let him come to me and drink!  He who believes in me–who cleaves to and trusts and relies on me–as the Scripture has said, ‘Out from his innermost being springs … Continue reading

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Accept with Joy

   I find Amy Carmichael’s writing develops the flabby muscle of my faith.  Knowing that this committed missionary to India was confined to her bed for twenty years  and suffered constant pain makes what she wrote so credible and valuable … Continue reading

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God of Encouragement

“I have always noticed that when God has purposes of blessing for some soul, the demon of discouragement, who is one of Satan’s most useful servants, is sure to come and whisper all sorts of sorrowful, depressing, miserable thoughts.  He … Continue reading

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Candle in the Dark

 Amy Carmichael is for me a hero of the faith.  Elisabeth Elliot wrote a wonderful biography of this woman entitled “A Chance to Die”.  She was serving as a missionary in India rescuing young girls from being sold as temple prostitutes … Continue reading

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