Summary points from “Keeping the Heart” by John Flavel.
1. What reproach would you cast upon the Redeemer and his religion by deserting him at such a time as this.
2. Dare you violate your conscience out of complaisance to flesh and blood.
3. Isn’t the cause of Christ infinitely more important than any interest of my own, that I should prefer his kingdom
4. Did the Redeemer th ink lightly of your interests when for your sake he endured suffering
5. Can you so easily cast off heaven to join Satan
6. How do you hope to stand on the day of judgement if you desert him now.