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James Smith was a predecessor of Charles Spurgeon at New Park Street Chapel in London from 1841 until 1850. Early on, Smith's readings were even more popular than Spurgeon's!
From "Daily Bible Readings for the Lord's Household"
The habit of laying up a text of Scripture in the morning, to be meditated upon while engaged in the business of this world through the day—is both profitable and delightful. It is as a refreshing draught to a weary traveler!
Psalm 32:8 I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will counsel you with my loving eye on you.
Job 36:22 God is exalted in his power. Who is a teacher like him?
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