Letter to Newel Knight and the Church in Colesville, 28 August 1830

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and supplicate at the Throne  of grace, that the spirit of the  Lord may always rest upon  you. Remember that with out asking we can receive  nothing, therefore ask in  faith, and ye shall receive  such blessings as God sees  fit to bestow upon you.  Pray not with covetous  hearts that ye may consume  it upon your lusts, but pray  earnestly for the best gifts—  fight the good fight of faith,  that ye may gain the Crown  which is laid up in for those [p. 129]
and supplicate at the Throne of grace, that the spirit of the Lord may always rest upon you. Remember that without asking we can receive nothing, therefore ask in faith, and ye shall receive such blessings as God sees fit to bestow upon you. Pray not with covetous hearts that ye may consume it upon your lusts, but pray earnestly for the best gifts— fight the good fight of faith, that ye may gain the Crown which is laid up for those [p. 129]
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