February 22, 1757

1757 February 22 (Tuesday).  Attended at the Fast in Shrewsbury at the House of Mr. Ed. Wilson, he remaining in a very distressed, tempted state.  Mr. Cushing prayed and Mr. Hutchinson preached a.m. Text Ps. 32.3 to 6 inclusive.  P.M. I prayed and Mr. Martyn preached.  Text Zeph. 3.2.  A very great Concourse.  The sermons very seasonable and excellent Discourses.  May they be savingly profitable!  I returned at Eve.  I called at Mr. Joseph Knowltons, the young woman being Still very low.