Prosperity, Popularity & Indifference to God's Voice (Some Wisdom from D.P. Williams)


'When the nation turned its sail to the wind of prosperity, and the masses were being borne away on the downward drift of indifference to God's Voice, reckoning popularity as an evidence of truth, the prophets of God still held their ground, although denied, deserted, misused, and isolated. The Word spoken through them made nations ... boiling cauldrons; dethroned kings, and turned princes to dust.'
(D.P. Williams, The Prophetical Ministry in the Church, p.14)

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