Seeing Your Sorry State Before You Get Saved

Before someone can come to Christ, they must understand that they need Christ.  Jesus saves people from sin, and if someone does not understand the gravity of their sin, they will not go to him.  They will not understand the call of Jesus when he says, “Come to me all who labor and are heavy…

Weekly Spurgeon

From Morning and Evening “Have faith in God.” – Mark 11:22 Faith is the foot of the soul by which it can march along the road of the commandments. Love can make the feet move more swiftly; but faith is the foot which carries the soul. Faith is the oil enabling the wheels of holy…

Weekly Spurgeon

From Morning and Evening: “To him be glory both now and for ever.” – 2 Peter 3:18 Heaven will be full of the ceaseless praises of Jesus. Eternity! thine unnumbered years shall speed their everlasting course, but for ever and for ever, “to him be glory.” Is he not a “Priest for ever after the…

Weekly Spurgeon

From Morning and Evening “And it came to pass in an eveningtide, that David arose from off his bed, and walked upon the roof of the king’s house.” – 2 Samuel 11:2 At that hour David saw Bathsheba. We are never out of the reach of temptation. Both at home and abroad we are liable…

Election is for Humility

How shall those who are the subjects of divine election sufficiently adore the grace of God? They have no room for boasting, for sovereignty most effectually excludes it. The Lord’s will alone is glorified, and the very notion of human merit is cast out to everlasting contempt. There is no more humbling doctrine in Scripture…