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Saturday, October 17, 2015

Encourage your minister

GUATEMALA


Encourage your minister

‘Encourage him.’
 Deuteronomy 1:38

Suggested Further Reading: 
Hebrews 13:17–19

Why do you leave your own minister?
 If I see one come into my place from the congregation of another brother in the ministry, 
I would like just to give him a flea in his ear such as he may never forget. 

What business have you to leave your minister?
 If everyone were to do so, how discouraged the poor man would be. 

Just because somebody happens to come into this neighbourhood, you leave your seats. 

Those who are going from place to place are of no use to anybody; but those are the truly useful men who, 
when the servants of God are in their places, keep to theirs, 
and let everybody see that whoever discourages the minister they will not, for they appreciate his ministry. 

Again, let me say by often being present at the prayer-meeting you can encourage the minister. 
You can always tell how a church is getting on by the prayer-meetings. 

I will almost prophesy the kind of sermon on the Sabbath from the sort of prayer-meeting on the Monday. 
If many come up to the house of God, and they are earnest, 
the pastor will get a blessing from on high; it cannot but be, for God opens the windows of heaven to believing prayer.

 Never fail to plead for your pastor in your closet. 
Dear friends, when you mention a father’s name, and a child’s name, let the minister’s name come forth too. 

Give him a large share in your heart, and both in private and public prayer, encourage him. 
Encourage him, again, by letting him know if you have received any good.

For meditation: The apostle Paul was greatly encouraged by people who stood by him, 
like Onesiphorus and Luke (2 Timothy 1:16–17; 4:11). 
Are you faithful to your minister or do you leave him in the lurch, as Demas and others did to Paul
 (2 Timothy 4:10,16)?

N.B. This sermon was preached at Cornwall Road Chapel, Bayswater, to the congregation pastored by Spurgeon’s brother, James, since the opening of the chapel on 1 July 1863. For sermons assumed to have been preached for the first and third anniversaries, see readings on 3 and 1 July respectively.

Sermon no. 537
17 October (Preached 18 October 1863)

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THE PURPOSE OF THESE PAGES 
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I share with you the best of the word and the best photos,
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I try to do the best, and for your knowledge 
I dedicate time and it is not a machine that repeats the entries,
I am your servant who makes them with the precious help of God,
and the writings of Charles Spurgeon.
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Blessings to all of You, 
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If you are NOT a believer in Jesus Christ, 
you can be accepted into his kingdom.
 I invite you to let him to make of you what He always wanted.

 "PRAYER" 

Marvelous God Almighty, 
I come to you in the precious name of Jesus, who died for me to make me free of sin, 
I want Jesus to enter into my heart and make me free.
 I confess that He is the son of God. 
 I ask to change my heart and to give me wisdom to understand your Holy Word full of promises of eternal value, not only to live on this earth, but to be expectant of my life in heaven. 
In the precious name of Jesus I ask. 
Amen.. 

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 <(((>< †  † ><)))> ♥ 

 “The true minister of Christ knows that the true value of a sermon must lie,
 not in its fashion and manner, but in the truth which it contains.”.... 
Reflection and inspiration from the 
"Prince of Preachers," 
 Charles Haddon Spurgeon.

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 PRAYER 

 Father, I ask You to bless my friends, relatives and those that I care deeply for, 
who are reading this right now. 
Show them a new revelation of Your love and power.
 Holy Spirit, I ask You to minister to their spirit at this very moment. 
 Where there is pain, give them Your peace and mercy..
 Where there is self-doubt, release a renewed confidence through Your grace. 
Where there is need, I ask you to fulfill their needs. 
 Bless their homes, families, finances, their goings and their comings. 
 Amen. 
 "HAVE A BLESSED DAY FULL OF PEACE, LOVE AND HAPPINESS" 
 I hope you enjoy each one of the post and you can find more going to the "Blog Archive", 
there is many more, sometimes I do many during the day as the time permits. 
 DO YOU ENJOY THIS BLOG ? ..

 If you like to visit my other blogs, 
please click at the link and If not clickable, 
please copy and paste the address to your browser, 
Thanks... 

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This resource was produced before 1923 
and therefore is considered in the "Public Domain". 
Charles Spurgeon, 
"THE PRINCE OF PREACHERS" 

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 Thank YOu and God Bless.
 27th December 2011 was created.
MIGHTY WARRIOR

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Memory the handmaid of hope



Memory—the handmaid of hope

‘This I recall to my mind, therefore have I hope.’ 
Lamentations 3:21

Suggested Further Reading: 
Psalm 73:1–28

In a lamentable accident which occurred in the North,
 in one of the coal pits, when a considerable number of the miners were down below, the top of the pit fell in, and the shaft was completely blocked up. 

Those who were down below sat together in the dark, and sang and prayed. 
They gathered to a spot where the last remains of air could be breathed. 

There they sat and sang after the lights had gone out,
 because the air would not support the flame. 
They were in total darkness, but one of them said he had heard that there was a connection between that pit and an old pit that had been worked years ago. 

He said it was a low passage, through which a man might get by crawling all the way, lying flat upon the ground—he would go and see; the passage was very long, but they crept through it, and at last they came out to light at the bottom of the other pit and their lives were saved. 

If my present way to Christ as a saint gets blocked up, 
if I cannot go straight up the shaft and see the light of my Father up yonder, 
there is an old working, 
the old fashioned way by which sinners go, 
by which poor thieves go, by which harlots go—come, 
I will crawl along lowly and humbly, 
flat upon the ground—I will crawl along till I see my Father, and cry, ‘Father, I am no more worthy to be called thy son: make me as one of thy hired servants, 
so long as I may but dwell in thy house.’

 In your very worst case you can still come as sinners. 
‘Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners;’ 
call this to mind and you may have hope.

For meditation: 

The believer who suffers a fall should remember, repent and return to those first but abandoned works (Revelation 2:4–5). That was Jonah’s route back from the pit to the land of the living (Jonah 2:6–10).

Sermon no. 654
15 October (1865)

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THE PURPOSE OF THESE PAGES 
 is to share the precious word of God, 
without acquiring any MONETARY REWARD.
God gave me the salvation for "FREE",
so I share the gospel of his word the same way .. 

( NO ADVERTISEMENTS OR COMMERCIALS ADS
 FOR YOU TO ENJOY YOUR READING ) ... 

Blessings to all of You, 
rejoice in the sublime and infallible word of God.

PLEASE SHARE YOUR BLESSINGS 
WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS.
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If you are NOT a believer in Jesus Christ, 
you can be accepted into his kingdom.
 I invite you to let him to make of you what He always wanted.

 "PRAYER" 

Marvelous God Almighty, 
I come to you in the precious name of Jesus, who died for me to make me free of sin, 
I want Jesus to enter into my heart and make me free.
 I confess that He is the son of God. 
 I ask to change my heart and to give me wisdom to understand your Holy Word full of promises of eternal value, not only to live on this earth, but to be expectant of my life in heaven. 
In the precious name of Jesus I ask. 
Amen.. 

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 <(((>< †  † ><)))> ♥ 

 “The true minister of Christ knows that the true value of a sermon must lie,
 not in its fashion and manner, but in the truth which it contains.”.... 
Reflection and inspiration from the 
"Prince of Preachers," 
 Charles Haddon Spurgeon.

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 PRAYER 

 Father, I ask You to bless my friends, relatives and those that I care deeply for, 
who are reading this right now. 
Show them a new revelation of Your love and power.
 Holy Spirit, I ask You to minister to their spirit at this very moment. 
 Where there is pain, give them Your peace and mercy..
 Where there is self-doubt, release a renewed confidence through Your grace. 
Where there is need, I ask you to fulfill their needs. 
 Bless their homes, families, finances, their goings and their comings. 
 Amen. 
 "HAVE A BLESSED DAY FULL OF PEACE, LOVE AND HAPPINESS" 
 I hope you enjoy each one of the post and you can find more going to the "Blog Archive", 
there is many more, sometimes I do many during the day as the time permits. 
 DO YOU ENJOY THIS BLOG ? ..

 If you like to visit my other blogs, 
please click at the link and If not clickable, 
please copy and paste the address to your browser, 
Thanks... 

 ENGLISH: 


 SPANISH:


 TRANSLATORS AVAILABLE TO ANY LANGUAGE... TRADUCTORES AL ESPAÑOL Y OTROS LENGUAJES...

 Don't forget to spread The Word of GOD by sharing today's passage with friends... 
 Please share with your family and friends using small envelope (E-mail) next to a pencil,
 under my name at the bottom of post, or using the share link.. 

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COPYRIGHT STATEMENT 
This resource was produced before 1923 
and therefore is considered in the "Public Domain". 
Charles Spurgeon, 
"THE PRINCE OF PREACHERS" 

 COPYRIGHT POLICY: 
 We respect copyright laws and are committed to remove any copyright infringing material from our website. 
If you find any content on our website which infringes your copyrighted work, please contact us, we'll be happy to verify and remove such content. 
 Please provide to us the following details: 
 1) Your name, E-mail Address. 
 2) Location (URLs) of your copyrighted work on your website. 
 3) Location (URLs) of your copyrighted work on our website. 
Some of the pictures from Flickr under Creative Commons License and also the bank of free Creative images for non commercial usage...Everything we do is for God Almighty's glory, our creator and we pray for all the people that are making images available to continue spreading the Gospel. 
 Thank YOu and God Bless.
 27th December 2011 was created.
MIGHTY WARRIOR

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Faith omnipotent



Faith omnipotent

‘Jesus said unto him, If thou canst believe, all things are possible to him that believeth.’ 
Mark 9:23

Suggested Further Reading: 
Romans 4:13–22

Faith studies what the promise is—an emanation of divine grace, an overflowing of the great heart of God; and faith says, ‘My God could not have given this promise, except from love and grace; therefore it is quite certain that this promise will be fulfilled.’ 

Then faith thinks, ‘Who gave this promise?’ She considers not so much its greatness, as ‘Who is the author of it?’
 She remembers that it is God that cannot lie, God omnipotent, God immutable; and therefore she concludes that the promise must be fulfilled; and forward she goes in this firm conviction. 

Then she remembers, also, why the promise was given, namely, for God’s glory, and she feels perfectly sure that God’s glory is safe, that he will never stain his own character, nor mar the lustre of his own crown; and therefore she concludes that the promise must and will stand. 

Then faith also considers the amazing work of Christ as being a clear proof of the Father’s intention to fulfil his word. 
‘He that spared not his own Son, but delivered him up for us all, how shall he not with him also freely give us all things?’ Then faith looks back upon the past, for her battles have strengthened her, and her victories have given her courage. 

She remembers that God never has failed her, that he never did once fail any of his children. She recollects times of great peril, when deliverance came, hours of awful need, when as her day her strength was; and she says, ‘No; I never will be led to think that he can now forswear himself, and change his character, and leave his servant.’ 

Faith, moreover, feels that she cannot believe a hard thing of her dear God. Is it wrong to use that expression? I must use it, for he is dear to me.

For meditation:

 The faith of the early Christians was widely spoken about (Romans 1:8; Ephesians 1:15; Colossians 1:4; 1 Thessalonians 1:8; 3:6; Philemon 5). What message does your faith convey to you about God, and to others about your relationship with him?

Sermon no. 474
13 October (Preached 12 October 1862)

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THE PURPOSE OF THESE PAGES 
 is to share the precious word of God, 
without acquiring any MONETARY REWARD.
God gave me the salvation for "FREE",
so I share the gospel of his word the same way .. 

( NO ADVERTISEMENTS OR COMMERCIALS ADS
 FOR YOU TO ENJOY YOUR READING ) ... 

Blessings to all of You, 
rejoice in the sublime and infallible word of God.

PLEASE SHARE YOUR BLESSINGS 
WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS.
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If you are NOT a believer in Jesus Christ, 
you can be accepted into his kingdom.
 I invite you to let him to make of you what He always wanted.

 "PRAYER" 

Marvelous God Almighty, I come to you in the precious name of Jesus, who died for me to make me free of sin, I want Jesus to enter in to my heart and make me free.
 I confess that He is the son of God. 
 I ask to change my heart and to give me wisdom to understand your Holy Word full of promises of eternal value, not only to live on this earth, but to be expectant of my life in heaven. 
In the precious name of Jesus I ask. 
Amen.. 

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 <(((>< †  † ><)))> ♥ 

 “The true minister of Christ knows that the true value of a sermon must lie,
 not in its fashion and manner, but in the truth which it contains.”.... 
Reflection and inspiration from the 
"Prince of Preachers," 
 Charles Haddon Spurgeon.

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 PRAYER 

 Father, I ask You to bless my friends, relatives and those that I care deeply for, 
who are reading this right now. 
Show them a new revelation of Your love and power.
 Holy Spirit, I ask You to minister to their spirit at this very moment. 
 Where there is pain, give them Your peace and mercy..
 Where there is self-doubt, release a renewed confidence through Your grace. 
Where there is need, I ask you to fulfill their needs. 
 Bless their homes, families, finances, their goings and their comings. 
 Amen. 
 "HAVE A BLESSED DAY FULL OF PEACE, LOVE AND HAPPINESS" 
 I hope you enjoy each one of the post and you can find more going to the "Blog Archive", 
there is many more, sometimes I do many during the day as the time permits. 
 DO YOU ENJOY THIS BLOG ? ..

 If you like to visit my other blogs, 
please click at the link and If not clickable, 
please copy and paste the address to your browser, 
Thanks... 

 ENGLISH: 


 SPANISH:


 TRANSLATORS AVAILABLE TO ANY LANGUAGE... TRADUCTORES AL ESPAÑOL Y OTROS LENGUAJES...

 Don't forget to spread The Word of GOD by sharing today's passage with friends... 
 Please share with your family and friends using small envelope (E-mail) next to a pencil,
 under my name at the bottom of post, or using the share link.. 

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COPYRIGHT STATEMENT 
This resource was produced before 1923 
and therefore is considered in the "Public Domain". 
Charles Spurgeon, 
"THE PRINCE OF PREACHERS" 

 COPYRIGHT POLICY: 
 We respect copyright laws and are committed to remove any copyright infringing material from our website. 
If you find any content on our website which infringes your copyrighted work, please contact us, we'll be happy to verify and remove such content. 
 Please provide to us the following details: 
 1) Your name, E-mail Address. 
 2) Location (URLs) of your copyrighted work on your website. 
 3) Location (URLs) of your copyrighted work on our website. 
Some of the pictures from Flickr under Creative Commons License and also the bank of free Creative images for non commercial usage...Everything we do is for God Almighty's glory, our creator and we pray for all the people that are making images available to continue spreading the Gospel. 
 Thank YOu and God Bless.
 27th December 2011 was created.
MIGHTY WARRIOR

Sunday, October 11, 2015

Instability



Instability

“Unstable as water, thou shalt not excel.”
 Genesis 49:4

Suggested Further Reading:
 2 Peter 3:14-18

Who are these unstable ones? When they were boys they could never complete a game; they must always be having something fresh; and now they are just as childish as when they were children.

 Look at them in doctrine: you never know where to find them. You meet them one day, and they are very full of some super doctrine; they have been to some strong Calvinist place, and nothing will suit them except the very highest doctrine, and that must be spiced with a little of the gall of bitterness, or they cannot think it is the genuine thing. 

Very likely next week they will be Arminians; they will give up all idea of a fixed fate, and talk of free-will, and man’s responsibility like the most earnest Primitive Methodist. 

Then they steer another way. “Nothing is right but the Church of England. Is it not established by law? Ought not every Christian to go to his parish church?” Let them alone; they will be at the most schismatical shop in the metropolis before long. 

Or if they do not change their denomination they are always changing their minister. A new minister starts up; there is no one, since the apostles, like him; they take a seat and join the church; he is everything to them. 

In three months they have done with him; another minister rises up some distance off, and these people are not particular how far they walk; so they go to hear him. 

He is the great man of the age; he will see every man’s candle out, and his will burn on. But a little trouble comes on the church, and they leave him. 

They have no attachment to anything; they are merely feathers in the wind, or corks on the wave.

For meditation: 

Do you recognise yourself here? If not, guard your own stability carefully. But if you do, realise that we are not supposed to remain babes in Christ, but are to grow up (Ephesians 4:14,15). Perhaps you are not sure whether Spurgeon is describing you; one question may help you decide—who has the rule over you? (Hebrews 13:7,17).

Sermon no. 158
11 October (1857)


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THE PURPOSE OF THESE PAGES 
 is to share the precious word of God, 
without acquiring any MONETARY REWARD.
God gave me the salvation for "FREE",
so I share the gospel of his word the same way .. 

( NO ADVERTISEMENTS OR COMMERCIALS ADS
 FOR YOU TO ENJOY YOUR READING ) ... 

Blessings to all of You, 
rejoice in the sublime and infallible word of God.

PLEASE SHARE YOUR BLESSINGS 
WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS.
♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥ 

If you are NOT a believer in Jesus Christ, 
you can be accepted into his kingdom.
 I invite you to let him to make of you what He always wanted.

 "PRAYER" 

Marvelous God Almighty, I come to you in the precious name of Jesus, who died for me to make me free of sin, I want Jesus to enter in to my heart and make me free.
 I confess that He is the son of God. 
 I ask to change my heart and to give me wisdom to understand your Holy Word full of promises of eternal value, not only to live on this earth, but to be expectant of my life in heaven. 
In the precious name of Jesus I ask. 
Amen.. 

 ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥

 <(((>< †  † ><)))> ♥ 

 “The true minister of Christ knows that the true value of a sermon must lie,
 not in its fashion and manner, but in the truth which it contains.”.... 
Reflection and inspiration from the 
"Prince of Preachers," 
 Charles Haddon Spurgeon.

 ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥ 
 PRAYER 

 Father, I ask You to bless my friends, relatives and those that I care deeply for, 
who are reading this right now. 
Show them a new revelation of Your love and power.
 Holy Spirit, I ask You to minister to their spirit at this very moment. 
 Where there is pain, give them Your peace and mercy..
 Where there is self-doubt, release a renewed confidence through Your grace. 
Where there is need, I ask you to fulfill their needs. 
 Bless their homes, families, finances, their goings and their comings. 
 Amen. 
 "HAVE A BLESSED DAY FULL OF PEACE, LOVE AND HAPPINESS" 
 I hope you enjoy each one of the post and you can find more going to the "Blog Archive", 
there is many more, sometimes I do many during the day as the time permits. 
 DO YOU ENJOY THIS BLOG ? ..

 If you like to visit my other blogs, 
please click at the link and If not clickable, 
please copy and paste the address to your browser, 
Thanks... 

 ENGLISH: 


 SPANISH:


 TRANSLATORS AVAILABLE TO ANY LANGUAGE... TRADUCTORES AL ESPAÑOL Y OTROS LENGUAJES...

 Don't forget to spread The Word of GOD by sharing today's passage with friends... 
 Please share with your family and friends using small envelope (E-mail) next to a pencil,
 under my name at the bottom of post, or using the share link.. 

 ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥ 

COPYRIGHT STATEMENT 
This resource was produced before 1923 
and therefore is considered in the "Public Domain". 
Charles Spurgeon, 
"THE PRINCE OF PREACHERS" 

 COPYRIGHT POLICY: 
 We respect copyright laws and are committed to remove any copyright infringing material from our website. 
If you find any content on our website which infringes your copyrighted work, please contact us, we'll be happy to verify and remove such content. 
 Please provide to us the following details: 
 1) Your name, E-mail Address. 
 2) Location (URLs) of your copyrighted work on your website. 
 3) Location (URLs) of your copyrighted work on our website. 
Some of the pictures from Flickr under Creative Commons License and also the bank of free Creative images for non commercial usage...Everything we do is for God Almighty's glory, our creator and we pray for all the people that are making images available to continue spreading the Gospel. 
 Thank YOu and God Bless.
 27th December 2011 was created.
MIGHTY WARRIOR