[Revelation 3:15-18, quoted.]
There are precious experiences for the youth to gain, if they will die to self, but if they cherish and exalt self, Christ will not work with or for them. He will permit them to exhibit how little there is of them in their pride and haughtiness and spiritual poverty. Christ says, [Revelation 3:4, 5, quoted.]
I have a word of warning to my brethren in this country. [verses 6-11; 2 Peter 1:2-11, quoted.]—Letter 65, 1898. (To Frederick Griggs and Franklin Howe. Written from “Sunnyside,” Cooranbong, Australia.)
Washington, D. C.,
May 5, 1983.