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Having been frequently urged to write
Should any reader unconnected with
At the end of the volume will be found a set of short prayers, suited to the foregoing Sermons, each prayer bearing the same number as the discourse to which it applies. The using of or the dispensing with these prayers, and also of the hymns that follow the Sermons, will, of course, depend on the judgment and choice of the captain or person who takes the lead in the service, and as the circumstances of time and weather, &c. may point out.
Should the Lord graciously condescend to own these humble discourses, probably the last efforts of the writer's pen, to the edification of any of our seamen, or to any other individual, he will give all the glory to our Triune Jehovah, Father, Son, and Holy Ghost, for ever.
JESUS WALKING ON THE WATERS TO HIS
MATTHEW xiv. 22-33. “And straightway Jesus coustrain-
ed his disciples to get into a ship, and to go before him
unto the other side, while he sent the multitudes away.".. 107