I remember at one of the meetings at Nashville, during the war, a young man came to me, trembling from head to foot. |What is the trouble?| I asked. |There is a letter I got from my sister, and she tells me every night as the sun goes down she goes down on her knees and prays for me.| This man was brave, had been in a number of battles; he could stand before the cannon's mouth, but yet this letter completely upset him. |I have been trembling ever since I received it.| Six hundred miles away the faith of this girl went to work, and its influence was felt by the brother. He did not believe in prayer; he did not believe in Christianity; he did not believe in his mother's Bible. This mother was a praying woman, and when she died she left on earth a praying daughter. And when God saw her faith and heard that prayer, he answered her. How many sons and daughters could be saved if their mothers and fathers had but faith.
-- God will honor our faith.
-- There is nothing on this earth that pleases Christ so much as faith.
-- Faith is the foundation of all society. We have only to look around and see this.
-- I believe there is no man in the world so constituted but he can believe in God's word. He simply tells you to believe in Him, and He will save you.
-- When I was converted twenty years ago I felt a faith in God; but five years after I had a hundred times more faith, and five years ago I had more than ever, because I became better acquainted with Him. I have read up the Word, and I see that the Lord h