Bedridden Saints!

(Charles Spurgeon) “No discipline seems pleasant at the time, but painful. Later on, however, it produces a harvest of righteousness and peace for those who have been trained by it.” Hebrews 12:11 I bear my witness that some of the best things I have ever learned from mortal lips–I have learned from bedridden saints! There […]

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The Religion of Sinners!

(Matthew Henry) “If we claim to be without sin, we deceive ourselves and the truth is not in us. If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.” 1 John 1:8-9 We must beware of deceiving ourselves in denying or excusing our […]

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We Are Being Watched

“If Christians were well informed and wise they would greatly comfort themselves with the remembrance of God’s omniscience, [Psalm 69:19].  Often it is the chief source of consolation to them. Tholuck: ‘It is one of the most potent consolations that the earthly struggles of the pious are as it were performed on a stage while […]

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MURDERED!

(From Spurgeon’s autobiography) There was a day, as I took my walks abroad, when I came by a spot forever engraved upon my memory, for there I saw this Friend, my best, my only Friend . . . MURDERED! I stooped down in sad affright, and looked at Him. I saw that His hands had […]

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Full of Head-Knowledge

When knowledge only sticks in a man’s head, and has no influence over his heart and life, it becomes a most perilous possession. And when, in addition to this, its possessor is self-conceited and self-satisfied, and imagines he knows everything, the result is one of the worst states of soul into which man can fall. […]

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