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No. 4 RICHMOND, NEW ORLEANS, ATLANTA, JANUARY 22,1919. THE BILLY SUNDAY CAMPAIGN SUNDAY GRAMS. Few, if any public speakers are as gifted in condensing and expressing a great thought as pointedly in a few words as Mr. Sunday. All through his sermons these gems may be found. Sometimes they are full of pathos, sometimes they sparkle with humor, sometimes they cut like two-edged swords, but always they carry some great truth so expressed as to at tract Instant attention and to stick like a barbed dart in the mind and heart. We have selected a few of these epigrams at random with the hope that they will interest and help our readers. Mr. Sunday says: A revival is an increase of interest In religious things. Knockers do not advance the king, dom of God. You can't saw wood with a hammer. The plain, undisguised devil would not tempt anybody but a fool. He is the original camouflages The devil used to live in heaveu and he stole an angel's robe to hide his cloven feet. Some people are so rotten in their lives that the devil would duck up an alley to avoid meeting them. The man that magnifies God's word in his preaching Is the man that God will honor. There is no such thing ns a modern revival. There is no modern way to be born. There is no modern way to die. We come into the world in the same old way that Eve's first born came. At the end of life we croak in the same old way. A revival Is the normal condition of the Church. The lack of a revival is abnormal. Everywhere that Paul went he had a revival or a riot. Cut out Pentecost, Paul, Peter and John from history, and civilization would not have enough left for a rummage sale. A revival, it Is said, Is temporary. Yes, and so Is a bath: But it does you good. Christianity does not consist of a certificate of church membership. Some people are pillows of the Church and some are plllowshams. We need a panic in religion. A genuine revival Is needed or there will be a dissolution of home, State and Church. The Church is cold, and you can't scald a hog In Ice water. The world is going to hell at a rate that breaks the speed limit. In doing God's work we must follow God's order, .not our own. I don't like to see a man or woman come to church in a sealskin coat and throw a nickel into the collection plate. It the saloon is not a good place for a boy, it is not a good place for that boy's father. Billy Sunday in action. Multitudes of people are in re bellion again at Ood, and to be in re bellion against Ood 1* a disgrace. With many people religion bai ne controlling er restraining iaflueace ia their livee. The failure of the Church Is due to ita not having a definite aim to win a definite man to a definite Saviour at a definite time, whleh Is mew. Seme people have been seing te efcureh fer year* tad jean, a ad teea sitting there until they have become mildewed. They are doing nothing. Don't be content to go to heaven while the world goes to hell. Don't look for the easy thing to do for the Lord. He will not bless the doing of what is easy, if you refuse to do what he wants you to do, be cause it is hard. Lots of folks, when the collection plate comes around, act as though they were handcuffed and couldn't get their hands to their pockets. When you give your old clothes to the poor, don't cut off the button*, lace and braid. They like pretty things. Lots of people pray for humility, when it is pride they want. You can't pray, "Thy kingdom come," and then go down into your jeans for the smallest piece of money you can find to throw into the col lection plate. Graft hat* a stranglehold on re ligion. Dry eyed pulpit and dry eyed pews will never bring tears to the eyes of sinners. I wonder the Lord doos as well as he does with the bunch he has to deal with. When the heart is right, the con duct is right. The trouble 1b we have been dealing with conduct. Some people talk of religion like it was quinine. The Church is full of sour-faced crabapples who are trying to hand God a lemon. If you and I do not do the work God has given us to do. He will not send the angels to do it. They are too busy with their own work. If a church is not doing God's work, it ought to take down its sign as a church of God. The one great question in the world is religion in the home. That will settle all others. Let God have a chance and you will have the greatest revival you ever saw. God's plan of salvation it by the shed blood of Jesus Christ, and you can't change it. If you want your wife to be an treat her like one.