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Friday, September 25, 2015

Thus saith the Lord



Thus saith the Lord

‘Thus saith the Lord.’
 Ezekiel 11:5

Suggested Further Reading: 
Mark 7:1–13

True servants of God demand to see for all church ordinances and doctrines the express authority of the church’s only teacher and Lord. 

They remember that the Lord Jesus bade the apostles to teach believers to observe all things whatsoever he had commanded them. 

The Holy Spirit revealed much of precious truth and holy precept by the apostles, and to his teaching we would give earnest heed; but when men cite the authority of fathers, and councils, and bishops, we give place for subjection, no, not for an hour. 

They may quote Irenaeus or Cyprian, Augustine or Chrysostom; they may remind us of the dogmas of Luther or Calvin; they may find authority in Simeon, or Wesley, or Gill. 

We will listen to the opinions of these great men with the respect they deserve as men, but having so done, we deny that we have anything to do with these men as authorities in the church of God, for there nothing has authority, but ‘Thus saith the Lord of hosts.’

 If you shall bring us the concurrent consent of all tradition, if you shall quote precedents, we burn the whole as so much worthless lumber, unless you put your finger upon the passage of Holy Scripture which warrants the matter to be of God. 

You may further plead, in addition to all this venerable authority, the beauty of the ceremony and its usefulness to those who partake therein, but this is all foreign to the point, for to the true church of God the only question is this, is there a ‘Thus saith the Lord’ for it? And if divine authority be not forthcoming, faithful men thrust forth the intruder as the cunning craftiness of men.

For meditation:

 Traditions can be good or bad. 
Are your doctrine and practice based upon the words of men or the Word of God (Mark 7:7–9; Colossians 2:8)? Having turned from the traditions of men to the revelation of Christ (Galatians 1:11–14), the apostle Paul handed down to others what he had received from the Lord (1 Corinthians 11:23; 15:3). God’s Word is the only acceptable authority for our doctrines and practices (2 Thessalonians 2:15; 3:6).

Sermon no. 591
25 September (1864)


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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. 
~ C. H. Spurgeon ~

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The purpose of these pages is to share the precious word of God, 
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God gave me the salvation for free,
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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" 

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Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Struggles of conscience


Struggles of conscience

“How many are mine iniquities and sins? 
Make me to know my transgression and my sin.”
 Job 13:23

Suggested Further Reading:
 John 8:21-47

“Tell me how I can feel the need of my Saviour.” 
The first advice I give you is this: Particularise your sins. Do not say “I am a sinner;” it means nothing; everybody says that. 

But say this, “Am I a liar? Am I a thief? Am I a drunkard? Have I had impure thoughts? Have I committed unclean acts? Have I in my soul often rebelled against God? Am I often angry without a cause? Have I a bad temper? Am I covetous? Do I love this world better than the world to come? Do I neglect prayer? Do I neglect the great salvation?” Put these questions and you will soon convict yourself much more readily as being a sinner. 

I have heard of a hypocritical old monk who used to whine out, while he whipped his back as softly as he could, “Lord, I am a great sinner, as big a sinner as Judas;” and when someone said, “Yes that you are—you are like Judas, a vile old hypocrite,” then he would say, “No I am not.” 

Then he would go on again, “I am a great sinner.”
 Some one would say, “You are a great sinner, you broke the first commandment;” and then he would say, “No I have not.” 

Then when he would go on and say, “I am a great sinner,” some one would say, “Yes, you have broken the second commandment,” and he would say, “No I have not;” and the same with the third and the fourth, and so on right through.

 So it came to pass he had kept the whole ten according to his own account, and yet he went on crying he was a great sinner. The man was a hypocrite, for if he had not broken the commandments, how could he be a sinner at all? You will find it better not to dwell on your sins as a whole, but to pen them, count them over, and look at them individually, one by one.

For meditation: 

Christ did not die for a theoretical concept of sin, but for actual sins committed by practising sinners (Matthew 1:21; 26:28; 
1 Corinthians 15:3; Galatians1:4; Hebrews 1:3; 9:28; 1 Peter 2:24; 
1 John 2:2; Revelation 1:5).

Sermon no. 336
23 September (1860)

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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. 
~ C. H. Spurgeon ~

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

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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" 

DO YOU ENJOY THIS BLOG ? .. 

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please copy and paste the address to your browser, 
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Reflection and inspiration from the "Prince of Preachers," 
Charles Haddon Spurgeon. 
 This resource was produced before 1923 
and therefore is considered in the "Public Domain". 

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. 
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 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. 
Blog Created April 13/2012.

Mighty Warrior

Monday, September 21, 2015

Things that accompany salvation



Things that accompany salvation

“Things that accompany salvation.” 
Hebrews 6:9

Suggested Further Reading: 
1 Thessalonians 5:8-11

The “things that accompany salvation” make a glorious march in the forefront of it— from election down to these precious opening buds of virtue in the sinner’s heart. 

What a godly array! Sure the angels do sometimes fly along in admiration, and see this long array that heralds salvation to the heart.

 And now comes the precious casket set with gems and jewels. It is of God-like workmanship; no hammer was ever lifted on it; it was smitten out and fashioned upon the anvil of eternal might, and cast in the mould of everlasting wisdom; but no human hand hath ever defiled it, and it is set with jewels so unutterably precious, that if heaven and earth were sold they could never buy another salvation! And who are those that are close around it? There are three sweet sisters that always have the custody of the treasure—you know them; their names are common in Scripture—Faith, Hope, and Love, the three divine sisters; these have salvation in their hearts and do carry it about with them in their loins. 

Faith, who lays hold on Christ, and trusts all in him; that ventures everything upon his blood and sacrifice, and has no other trust. 

Hope, that with beaming eye looks up to Jesus Christ in glory, and expects him soon to come: looks downward, and when she sees grim death in her way, expects that she shall pass through with victory. 

And thou sweet Love, the sweetest of the three; she, whose words are music and whose eyes are stars; Love, also looks to Christ and is enamoured by him; loves him in all his offices, adores his presence, reverences his words; and is prepared to bind her body to the stake and die for him, who bound his body to the cross to die for her.

For meditation: 

Faith, Hope and Love are close companions of one another and of salvation (1 Corinthians 13:13; 1 Thessalonians 1:3;
Hebrews 6:9-12). How well are you acquainted with them?

Sermon no. 152
20 September (1857)
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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. 
~ C. H. Spurgeon ~

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

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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" 

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 

Reflection and inspiration from the "Prince of Preachers," 
Charles Haddon Spurgeon. 
 This resource was produced before 1923 
and therefore is considered in the "Public Domain". 

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 do provide 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. 
Blog Created April 13/2012.

Mighty Warrior

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