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Friday, October 9, 2015

Inward conflicts




Inward conflicts

‘Return, return, O Shulamite; return, return, that we may look upon thee. What will ye see in the Shulamite? As it were the company of two armies.’ 
Song of Solomon 6:13

Suggested Further Reading: 
Romans 7:15–25

The new nature which God implants in his people is directly the opposite of the old one. As the old nature comes of Satan, being defiled and depraved by the fall, so the new nature comes direct from heaven, pure and without spot. 

As the old nature is sin, essentially sin, so the new nature is essentially grace; it is a living and incorruptible seed which lives and abides for ever, a seed which cannot sin, because it is born of God. 

When these two, therefore, come into conflict, it is as when fire and water meet; either the one or the other must die. There can be no truce, no parley; the two are deadly foes; the life of the one is the death of the other; the strength of the one is the weakness of the other. 

Now the old nature has been there beforehand; it is like a tree well rooted—it has been there twenty, thirty, forty, fifty, or sixty years, according to the date of conversion, and it is not easily to be torn up by its roots. 

Even when grace comes into the heart and makes sin to fall, as Dagon did before the ark of God, yet it is true of sin as it was of Dagon, the stump thereof is left, and there is enough vitality in that old stump still to breed pain and confusion without limit. 

The reigning power of sin falls dead the moment a man is converted, but the struggling power of sin does not die until the man dies. Bunyan said that unbelief had as many lives as a cat, and sin has the same vitality. 

Until we are wrapped in our winding-sheets, we shall never have that black thread of depravity drawn out from us; it will, it must continue to be there till God shall sanctify us, spirit, soul, and body, and take us home.

For meditation:

 The new birth (1 Peter 2:2) produces a new creation (2 Corinthians 5:17), a new person (Colossians 3:10), a new life (Romans 6:4) and a new spirit (Romans 7:6), but also results in some new enemies, one of which is the old nature 
(Galatians 5:17; 1 Peter 2:11).

Sermon no. 593
9 October (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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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, October 7, 2015

A Saviour such as you need




A Saviour such as you need

‘And their sins and iniquities will I remember no more. 
Now where remission of these is, there is no more offering for sin.’
 Hebrews 10:17–18

Suggested Further Reading: 
Hebrews 9:23–28

There is no more sacrifice for sin, because Christ supplies all that is needed. Just see what a broom this doctrine is to sweep this country from popery, and to sweep all nations of it. 

Think of what is called ‘the unbloody sacrifice of the mass, for quick and dead.’ What becomes of that? The apostle says, ‘Where remission of these is, there is no more offering for sin.’ 

Where, then, did the mass come from, and of what avail is it? The Lord’s Supper was intended to be the remembrancer to us of our Lord’s sufferings; instead of which it has been prostituted by the church of Rome into the blasphemy of a pretended continual offering up of the body of the Lord Jesus Christ, a continual sacrifice.

 According to the Romish doctrine the offering upon Calvary is not enough; the atonement for sin is not finished; it has to be performed every day, and many times a day, in the divers churches of Christendom, by certain appointed persons, so that that sacrifice is always being offered.

 Do you notice how strongly the apostle speaks in this matter? He says Christ offered a sacrifice for sin once. He declares that while other priests stood ministering at the altar, this man, the Lord Jesus, offered a sacrifice once only, and has by that one offering perfected for ever his set apart ones. 

Brethren, the mass is a mass of abominations, a mass of hell’s own concocting, a crying insult against the Lord of glory. 
It is not to be spoken of in any terms but those of horror and detestation.

 Whenever I think of another sacrifice for sin being offered, by whoever it may be presented, I can only regard it as an infamous insult to the perfection of the Saviour’s work.

For meditation: 

The Lord’s Supper was not the first picture of salvation through faith in Christ crucified (Numbers 21:8–9; 
John 3:14–15), nor was it the first to be abused in false worship
 (2 Kings 18:4). 
Satan cannot damage Christ’s work, but he does vandalise pictures of it.

Sermon no. 714
7 October (1866)

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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 COMERCIALS
 FOR YOUR  TO ENJOY YOUR READING ) ... 

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

♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥

 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. 
~ C. H. 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" 

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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