"Not more surely is the place prepared for us in the heavenly mansions than is the special place designated on earth where we are to work for God."
"These souls whom you despise, said Jesus, are the property of God. By creation and by redemption they are His, and they are of value in His sight."
This Man Receiveth Sinners
"God claims the whole earth as His vineyard. Though now in the hands of the usurper, it belongs to God. By redemption no less than by creation it is His."
The Lord's Vineyard
"He who causes the seed to spring up, who tends it day and night, who gives it power to develop, is the Author of our being, the King of heaven, and He exercises still greater care and interest in behalf of His children."
Other Lessons from Seed-sowing