A reading from the book, David King of Israel William Garden Blaikie DD LLD (5 February 1820, in Aberdeen – 11 June 1899) was a Scottish divine, writer, biographer.
How unreasonable then is it to despair of mercy; while this season, this opportunity of obtaining mercy is afforded; unless you are determined not to improve it. The precious privileges which you enjoy, while this season continues, render despair still more unreasonable. What walls are these which surround you? Are they not the walls of God’s house, a place where he has recorded his name, and respecting which he says, Wherever I record my name, there will I meet with you and bless you?