Monthly Archives: December 2020

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 12.13.20

Sunday, December 13, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “I will make thy windows of agates.” ~ Isaiah 54:12 ~ The church is most instructively symbolized by a building erected by heavenly power, and designed by divine skill. Such a spiritual house must not be dark, for the Israelites had light in their dwellings; there must therefore be windows… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Opened Eyes

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Opened Eyes ~ By Deborah Ann Opened eyes,make believing heartsspiritual understandingthey will impart. Opened eyes,see things clearlyto God’s Wordthey are not leery. Opened eyes,observe the factsthey’re not deceivedby satan’s traps. Opened eyes,do not doubtthey have checkedthe truth out. Opened eyes,don’t need to seeto know Jesus . . .has set them free! ~~~~~~ Ephesians 1:18… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 12.13.20

Sunday, December 13, 2020 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Evening Brightens into Day “It shall come to pass, that at evening time it shall be light.” ~ Zechariah 14:7 ~ It is a surprise that it should be so; for all things threaten that at evening time it shall be dark. God is wont to work in… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Consider the Joy

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Consider the Joy ~ By Deborah Ann Consider the Joy,that Jesus brings . . .consider the gladnessabove all other things. Consider the Hope,mingling with Loveconsider the Glorythat came from above. Consider the Rest,the promise of Peaceconsider the Praisenever to cease. Consider the Babe,the Messiah the Kingconsider the justicethat He will bring. Consider the Life,the Truth… (more…)

Today’s Bible Verse 12.13.20

Matthew 2:4-6 And when he had gatheredall the chief priests and scribesof the people together, hedemanded of them where Christshould be born. And they said unto him,In Bethlehem of Judaea:for thus it is writtenby the prophet, And thou Bethlehem,in the land of Juda, art notthe least among the princesof Juda: for out of thee shallcome a Governor, that shallrule my… (more…)

Morning’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 12.13.20

Sunday, December 13, 2020 This Morning’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “Salt without prescribing how much.” ~ Ezra 7:22 ~ Salt was used in every offering made by fire unto the Lord, and from its preserving and purifying properties it was the grateful emblem of divine grace in the soul. It is worthy of our attentive regard that, when Artaxerxes gave… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 12.12.20

Saturday, December 12, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “They have dealt treacherously against the Lord.” ~ Hosea 5:7 ~ Believer, here is a sorrowful truth! Thou art the beloved of the Lord, redeemed by blood, called by grace, preserved in Christ Jesus, accepted in the Beloved, on thy way to heaven, and yet, “thou hast dealt treacherously” with… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Fully Persuaded

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Fully Persuaded ~ By Deborah Ann Some people to God,are wholly persuadedsome people to Jesusare quasi dedicated. Some people in God,are barely investedsome people in Christare totally connected. Some people give God,only so muchsome people have felttheir Savior’s touch. Some people believe,with their whole heartsome people’s beliefwithered from the start. Some people to the… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 12.12.20

Saturday, December 12, 2020 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon A Quiet Heart “In quietness and in confidence shall be your strength.” ~ Isaiah 30:15 ~ It is always weakness to be fretting and worrying, questioning and mis-trusting. What can we do if we wear ourselves to skin and bone? Can we gain anything by fearing and fuming?… (more…)

Today’s Poem: God’s Beloved Son

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God’s Beloved Son ~ By Deborah Ann God has a gift for you,He sent it long agofor on you His graceHe wanted to bestow. He planned carefully,just what He should getand so His Beloved SonHe was willing to forfeit. So He sent from heaven,a Lamb and a Kingso that peace and hopeto you He could… (more…)

Today’s Bible Verse 12.12.20

Galatians 4:4-5 But when the fulnessof the time was come,God sent forth his Son,made of a woman,made under the law,To redeem them thatwere under the law,that we might receivethe adoption of sons. King James Version by Public Domain Hits: 0 Thank You For Visiting 200

Morning’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 12.12.20

Saturday, December 12, 2020 This Morning’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “His ways are everlasting.” ~ Habakkuk 3:6 ~ What He hath done at one time, He will do yet again. Man’s ways are variable, but God’s ways are everlasting. There are many reasons for this most comforting truth: among them are the following—the Lord’s ways are the result of wise… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 12.11.20

Friday, December 11, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “Ye serve the Lord Christ.” ~ Colossians 3:24 ~ To what choice order of officials was this word spoken? To kings who proudly boast a right divine? Ah, no! too often do they serve themselves or Satan, and forget the God whose sufferance permits them to wear their mimic majesty… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Feeding Our Faith

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Feeding Our Faith ~ By Deborah Ann In troubled times,more trust we needthat is why our faithwe must daily feed. Then when problems,are thrown at usall we have to dois tap into our trust. In troubled times,we need faith strongfor we never knowwhat may come along. Then when worries,start barreling our wayall we have to… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 12.11.20

Friday, December 11, 2020 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Trust and Do; Do and Trust “Trust in the Lord, and do good; so shalt thou dwell in the land, and verily thou shalt be fed. ”  ~ Psalm 37:3 ~ Trust and do are words which go well together, in the order in which the Holy Spirit… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Little Baby Jesus

~ Little Baby Jesus ~ By Deborah Ann to GOD be the GLORY Little baby Jesus,so soft and so sweetone day would have nailspounded into His feet. Tightly swaddled now,in His mother’s loving armsone day He would weara crown of prickly thorns. Small cooing sounds,He now softly sighsone day to His FatherHe’ll moan forsaken cries. Wise Men bring to Him,gifts meant… (more…)

Today’s Bible Verse 12.11.20

Psalm 120:1 Therefore the Lord himselfshall give you a sign;Behold, a virgin shall conceive,and bear a son, and shallcall his name Immanuel. King James Version by Public Domain Hits: 0 Thank You For Visiting 171

Morning’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 12.11.20

Friday, December 11, 2020 This Morning’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “Faithful is He that calleth you, who also will do it.” ~ 1 Thessalonians 5:24 ~ Heaven is a place where we shall never sin; where we shall cease our constant watch against an indefatigable enemy, because there will be no tempter to ensnare our feet. There the wicked cease… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 12.10.20

Thursday, December 10, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “Whose heart the Lord opened.” ~ Acts 16:14 ~ In Lydia’s conversion there are many points of interest. It was brought about by providential circumstances. She was a seller of purple, of the city of Thyatira, but just at the right time for hearing Paul we find her at Philippi;… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Masks

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Masks ~ By Deborah Ann Some hide behind,masks of every kindsome wear disguisesif only in their mind. Some camouflage,who they truly aresome cover uplife’s many battle scars. Some keep hidden,the agony they feelsome their heartachethey want to conceal. Some pretend to be,happy when they’re notsome try to obscurethe problems they’ve got. Some gloss over,their heart’s insecuritiessome try to cloaktheir personal… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 12.10.20

Thursday, December 10, 2020 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon God Is Our Ally “But if thou shalt indeed obey his voice, and do all that I speak; then I will be an enemy unto thine enemies, and an adversary unto thine adversaries.” ~ Exodus 23:22 ~ The Lord Christ in the midst of His people is to… (more…)

Today’s Poem: You Don’t Have to Be a Magi

to GOD be the GLORY ~ You Don’t Have to Be a Magi ~ By Deborah Ann You don’t have to be a Magi,to follow the Christmas Star . . .you don’t have to make a tripor need to come from very far. You don’t have to bring gifts,of gold, frankincense or myrrhit won’t cost you a thing . . .for… (more…)

Today’s Bible Verse 12.10.20

Deuteronomy 18:15 The Lord thy Godwill raise up unto theea Prophet from the midstof thee, of thy brethren,like unto me; unto himye shall hearken; King James Version by Public Domain Hits: 0 Thank You For Visiting 368

Morning’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 12.10.20

Thursday, December 10, 2020 This Morning’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “So shall we ever be with the Lord.” ~ 1 Thessalonians 4:17 ~ Even the sweetest visits from Christ, how short they are—and how transitory! One moment our eyes see Him, and we rejoice with joy unspeakable and full of glory, but again a little time and we do not… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 12.09.20

Wednesday, December 09, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “My people shall dwell in quiet resting places.” ~ Isaiah 32:18 ~ Peace and rest belong not to the unregenerate, they are the peculiar possession of the Lord’s people, and of them only. The God of Peace gives perfect peace to those whose hearts are stayed upon Him. When man… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: The Landmine of Pride

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Landmine of Pride ~ By Deborah Ann The landmine of pride,we all step on it . . .we all think at timesGod we can outwit. We fall into the snare,of becoming self-reliantbut, what we really areis being to God defiant. The landmine of pride,is satan’s human traphe knows it will go offwhen into our… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 12.09.20

Wednesday, December 09, 2020 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon The “All” of Belief “Jesus said unto him, If thou canst believe, all things are possible to him that believeth.” ~ Mark 9:23 ~ Our unbelief is the greatest hindrance in our way; in fact, there is no other real difficulty as to our spiritual progress and prosperity.… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Abiding On The Vine

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Abiding On The Vine ~ By Deborah Ann If we are to remain,abiding on the Vineour life’s with Jesusmust intertwine. If we are to abide,in Jesus each daywe must be willingto trust and obey. If we are to stay,connected to Himwe must allow Jesusour branches to trim. If we are to produce,for Jesus good fruitwe… (more…)

Today’s Bible Verse 12.09.20

John 15:5,8 I am the vine,ye are the branches:He that abideth in me,and I in him, the samebringeth forth much fruit:for without meye can do nothing. Herein is my Father glorified,that ye bear much fruit;so shall ye be my disciples. King James Version by Public Domain Hits: 4 Thank You For Visiting 268

Morning’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 12.09.20

Wednesday, December 09, 2020 This Morning’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “Therefore will the Lord wait that He may be gracious unto you.” ~ Isaiah 30:18 ~ GOD often DELAYS IN ANSWERING PRAYER. We have several instances of this in sacred Scripture. Jacob did not get the blessing from the angel until near the dawn of day—he had to wrestle all… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: To Keep Pressing On

to GOD be the GLORY ~ To Keep Pressing On ~ By Deborah Ann To keep pressing on,to Jesus we need to press into keep on, keeping on . . .we need to run away from sin. To reach the high calling,on God we must keep our eyesto reach up to heavenwe need to focus on the prize. To get to… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 12.08.20

Tuesday, December 08, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “Thou, O God, hast prepared of Thy goodness for the poor.” ~ Psalm 68:10 ~ All God’s gifts are prepared gifts laid up in store for wants foreseen. He anticipates our needs; and out of the fulness which He has treasured up in Christ Jesus, He provides of His goodness… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 12.08.20

Tuesday, December 08, 2020 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Following Leads to Honor “If any man serve me, let him follow me; and where I am, there shall also my servant be: if any man serve me, him will my Father honor.” ~ John 12:26 ~ The highest service is imitation. If I would be Christ’s servant… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Focused On Jesus

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Focused On Jesus ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, keep me focused,keep my heart You centeredfor this is the season  . . .into the world You entered. Help me to share,the joys of my salvationand to not take part in . . .the festivities agitation. Lord, keep me devoted,keep my heart dedicatedfor this is the season… (more…)

Today’s Bible Verse 12.08.20

John 14:6 Jesus saith unto him,I am the way, the truth,and the life: no man comethunto the Father, but by me. King James Version by Public Domain Hits: 10 Thank You For Visiting 417

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