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God

aloft

be

trufted in.

153

A

Pfalrne

expreffing

Davids truft

in

God,

and

the

corflid

with

his fóule

in

trufting,

he

begins,

yet

my

foule

waits

upon

the

Lord;

&c. And

irrverfc 2.

Jihad

àt4begreatly:moved;

(faith

he;)

but when

he

had

gone

of

,

and-

exerèifed

his

faith

frill,

then

he

faith

in verfe

6.

Me

is

my Rock,

and

nyy

Saviour, and

defence,

I

that!

not

be

moved.

He

that

at the begin-

ning

faith,

I

pall

not

greatly

be

moved,

afterward

working upon

his

heart

and

foule,-

and'exercifing

his

faith; faith,

i

fhall

»òt

be

moved,

he is my Rock,

my

Saviour,

and

defense.

Faith,

it

is

the Engine'by

which

wee

doe

all

,

by

-which we

prevaile

with

God,

and

overcome the

world,

and all

the

fnares

on

the right

hand, and on the left,,it

is

that where-

by we doe

all

:

therefore

we had

creed

to

keepe

it

in

exercife, and

inure:

it, that

we may

have it

to

manage

and

ufe

upon

all

occafions.It

is

not enough

to

have

faith

in

us; but we

mutt live

by

ir, it mutt

not

only

live

in

us,

but

we

mutt

live

by it

:

this

is

another way

to

ftreíigthenthis faith,and

affurance,

and

trufting

in

God.

The

next is

to praeffe

that

I`fpake

of

in

the

forenoone,

to

grow poore

in

{pint,

for

they

(ball

tru/I

in tbename

ofihe

Lord.

Let

us

labour more

and

more to

fee

our

ownewants.

A

Chriflian

fhould

have a

double eye,

one

to

looke

to

himfelfe;and

his

owneAwanrs,

to

bee

abafed,another

eye

to

Gods

proniife,

to

Cods

nature,

to

truft

in

God;

and

thus

wee fhould

paffe

our

dayes:

the

more

we

can

empty our

felves,

the more

wee

fh.rll

b'e

filled

with God. Wee

fee

here

in

the Text

the

way

to

truft

in

God,

to

be

poore

in fpirit.

The

rearon

YerJe

6.

4

To

be

poo

e

in

Ceirit.