December 31 ,1747

1747 December 31 (Thursday).  I preach’d to the Young people, especially to the Society of Young Men, from Eph. 5.16.  This I thought seasonable at the Conclusion of the Year — for alas! how far have we been from rightly improving this precious Talent.  If God shall grant the Continuance of it to me, will He please to afford with all, the Grace rightly to husband it!