Summary points from “Keeping the Heart” by John Flavel.
1. The appearance of hypocrisy does not prove the person who manifests it to be a hypocrite
2. Consider what might be well said of you, not just the evil
3. The unstable grounds of your peace is not the sure as stable ground of our religion
4. The soul is not at all times suitable to pass a right judgement upon itself
5. Whatever the distress it should drive us to Christ not away from