them not to imitate savages, who will barter valuable land for worthless baubles; not so to barter their opportunities for barren pleasures.”
She preached at Unity Church Sunday morning.
“At Grace Church [Methodist] in the afternoon.
Spoke to the text, ‘God hath not left himself without a witness.’
This witness is in every human heart; which, with all its intense desires, desires most of all, law, order, religion.... I applied my text to the coming out into the new territories; a rough Exodus stimulated by the love of gold; but with the army of fortune-seekers go faithful souls, and instead of passing out of civilization, they extend its bounds.
‘Praise waiteth for thee in Zion
’ --yes, but the Prophet says: ‘The solitary places shall be glad for them,’ et cetera.
I set this down for future use.”
The Denver people were most friendly, and she enjoyed the visit greatly.
Thence she stepped westward once more, lecturing and preaching as she went, everywhere welcomed with cordial warmth, everywhere carrying her ministry with her.
“A sweet young mother was dreadfully plagued with two babies; I helped her as much as I could.”
“A delicate young woman was travelling with her father, a boy of five years, and a semi-friend, semihelp, not much of either.
This party sat opposite me in the Pullman, and soon made acquaintance.
She is going for her health from Tacoma to California
An odd-looking genius, something like---in his youth, got in somewhere and attracted my attention ”