July 28, 1765

1765 July 28 (Sunday).  It grows a dry Time, and the Knoles turn Sear; the Pastures Shrink much, and the late Signs of Rain go over.  I preached a.m. on Song 7.  Omitted reading the Chapter in form, but gave an Account of it in way of Expository Notes and Reflections.  Administered the Lord’s Supper.  Mrs. Maynard dined with us.  P.M. read Luk. 2 to v. 25 and preached on Ps. 57.7.  In the Eve read a Part of Mr. Bolton to my Family, viz. from Sect. 3, part 1, Ch. 1 into Ch. 2.  My Daughter Baldwin at meeting a.m., not able to go p.m.