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Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.28.20

Friday, August 28, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “Sing, O barren.” ~ Isaiah 54:1 ~ Though we have brought forth some fruit unto Christ, and have a joyful hope that we are “plants of His own right hand planting,” yet there are times when we feel very barren. Prayer is lifeless, love is cold, faith is weak, each… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.27.20

Thursday, August 27, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “Into Thine hand I commit my spirit: Thou hast redeemed me, O Lord God of truth.”  ~ Psalm 31:5 ~ These words have been frequently used by holy men in their hour of departure. We may profitably consider them this evening. The object of the faithful man’s solicitude in life… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.26.20

Wednesday, August 26, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “The people, when they beheld Him, were greatly amazed, and running to Him saluted Him.” ~ Mark 9:15 ~ How great the difference between Moses and Jesus! When the prophet of Horeb had been forty days upon the mountain, he underwent a kind of transfiguration, so that his countenance shone… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.25.20

Tuesday, August 25, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “If thou believest with all thine heart, thou mayest.” ~ Acts 8:37 ~ These words may answer your scruples, devout reader, concerning the ordinances. Perhaps you say, “I should be afraid to be baptized; it is such a solemn thing to avow myself to be dead with Christ, and buried… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.24.20

Monday, August 24, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “If fire break out, and catch in thorns, so that the stacks of corn, or the standing corn, or the field, be consumed therewith; he that kindled the fire shall surely make restitution.” ~ Exodus 22:6 ~ But what restitution can he make who casts abroad the fire-brands of error,… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.23.20

Sunday, August 23, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “That Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith.” ~ Ephesians 3:17 ~ Beyond measure it is desirable that we, as believers, should have the person of Jesus constantly before us, to inflame our love towards Him, and to increase our knowledge of Him. I would to God that my… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.22.20

Saturday, August 22, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “The unsearchable riches of Christ.” ~ Ephesians 3:8. ~ My Master has riches beyond the count of arithmetic, the measurement of reason, the dream of imagination, or the eloquence of words. They are unsearchable! You may look, and study, and weigh, but Jesus is a greater Saviour than you think… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.21.20

Friday, August 21, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “I said not unto the seed of Jacob, Seek ye Me in vain.”  ~Isaiah 45:19 ~ We may gain much solace by considering what God has not said. What He has said is inexpressibly full of comfort and delight; what He has not said is scarcely less rich in consolation.… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.20.20

Thursday, August 20, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “And they fortified Jerusalem unto the broad wall.” ~ Nehemiah 3:8 ~ Cities well fortified have broad walls, and so had Jerusalem in her glory. The New Jerusalem must, in like manner, be surrounded and preserved by a broad wall of nonconformity to the world, and separation from its customs… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.19.20

Wednesday, August 19, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “Pull me out of the net that they have laid privily for me: for Thou art my strength.” ~ Psalm 31:4 ~ Our spiritual foes are of the serpent’s brood, a and seek to ensnare us by subtlety. The prayer before us supposes the possibility of the believer being caught… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.18.20

Tuesday, August 18, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “And they gave Him to drink wine mingled with myrrh: but He received it not.” ~ Mark 15:23 ~ Agolden truth is couched in the fact that the Saviour put the myrrhed wine-cup from His lips. On the heights of heaven the Son of God stood of old, and as… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.17.20

Monday, August 17, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “This sickness is not unto death.” ~ John 11:4 ~ From our Lord’s words we learn that there is a limit to sickness. Here is an “unto” within which its ultimate end is restrained, and beyond which it cannot go. Lazarus might pass through death, but death was not to… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.16.20

Sunday, August 16, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “Ourselves also, which have the firstfruits of the Spirit.”   ~ Romans 8:23 ~ Present possession is declared. At this present moment we have the first fruits of the Spirit. We have repentance, that gem of the first water; faith, that priceless pearl; hope, the heavenly emerald; and love, the glorious… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.15.20

Saturday, August 15, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “And I will give you an heart of flesh.” ~ Ezekiel 36:26 ~ A heart of flesh is known by its tenderness concerning sin. To have indulged a foul imagination, or to have allowed a wild desire to tarry even for a moment, is quite enough to make a heart… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.14.20

Friday, August 14, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “I know their sorrows.” ~ Exodus 3:7 ~ The child is cheered as he sings, “This my father knows”; and shall not we be comforted as we discern that our dear Friend and tender soul-husband knows all about us? He is the Physician, and if He knows all, there is… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.13.20

Thursday, August 13, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “And I will remember My covenant.” ~ Genesis 9:15 ~ Mark the form of the promise. God does not say, “And when ye shall look upon the bow, and ye shall remember My covenant, then I will not destroy the earth,” but it is gloriously put, not upon our memory,… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.12.20

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “The bow shall be seen in the cloud.” ~ Genesis 9:14 ~ The rainbow, the symbol of the covenant with Noah, is typical of our Lord Jesus, who is the Lord’s witness to the people. When may we expect to see the token of the covenant? The rainbow is only… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.11.20

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “Everlasting consolation.” ~ 2 Thessalonians 2:16 ~ Consolation.” There is music in the word: like David’s harp, it charms away the evil spirit of melancholy. It was a distinguished honour to Barnabas to be called “the son of consolation”; nay, it is one of the illustrious names of a greater… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.10.20

Monday, August 10, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “The Son of Man hath power on earth to forgive sins.” ~ Matthew 9:6 ~ Behold one of the great Physician’s mightiest arts: He has power to forgive sin! While here He lived below, before the ransom had been paid, before the blood had been literally sprinkled on the mercy-seat,… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.09.20

Sunday, August 09, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “He appeared first to Mary Magdalene, o of whom He had cast seven devils.” ~ Mark 16:9 ~ Mary of Magdala was the victim of a fearful evil. She was possessed by not one devil only, but seven. These dreadful inmates caused much pain and pollution to the poor frame… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.08.20

Saturday, August 08, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “All things are possible to him that believeth.” ~ Mark 9:23 ~ Many professed Christians are always doubting and fearing, and they forlornly think that this is the necessary state of believers. This is a mistake, for “all things are possible to him that believeth”; and it is possible for… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.07.20

Friday, August 07, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “Satan hindered us.” ~ 1 Thessalonians 2:18 ~ Since the first hour in which goodness came into conflict with evil, it has never ceased to be true in spiritual experience, that Satan hinders us. From all points of the compass, all along the line of battle, in the vanguard and… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.06.20

Thursday, August 06, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “Let the whole earth be filled with His glory; Amen, and Amen.” ~ Psalm 72:19 ~ This is a large petition. To intercede for a whole city needs a stretch of faith, and there are times when a prayer for one man is enough to stagger us. But how far-reaching… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.05.20

Wednesday, August 05, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “Shall your brethren go to war, and shall ye sit here?” ~ Numbers 32:6 ~ Kindred has its obligations. The Reubenites and Gadites would have been unbrotherly if they had claimed the land which had been conquered, and had left the rest of the people to fight for their portions… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.04-20

Tuesday, August 04, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “I smote you with blasting and with mildew and with hail in all the labours of your hands.” ~ Haggai 2:17.  ~ How destructive is the hail to the standing crops, beating out the precious grain upon the ground! How grateful ought we to be when the corn is spared… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.03.20

Monday, August 03, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “But as He went.” ~ Luke 8:42 ~ Jesus is passing through the throng to the house of Jairus, to raise the ruler’s dead daughter; but He is so profuse in goodness that He works another miracle while upon the road. While yet this rod of Aaron bears the blossom… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.02.20

Sunday, August 02, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “So she gleaned in the field until even.” ~ Ruth 2:17 ~ Let me learn from Ruth, the gleaner. As she went out to gather the ears of corn, so must I go forth into the fields of prayer, meditation, the ordinances, and hearing the word to gather spiritual food.… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 08.01.20

Saturday, August 01, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “Thou crownest the year with Thy goodness.”~ Psalm 65:11 ~ All the year round, every hour of every day, God is richly blessing us; both when we sleep and when we wake His mercy waits upon us. The sun may leave us a legacy of darkness, but our God never… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 07.31.20

Friday, July 31, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “And these are the singers . . . they were employed in that work day and night.” ~ 1 Chronicles 9:33 ~ Well was it so ordered in the temple that the sacred chant never ceased: for evermore did the singers praise the Lord, whose mercy endureth for ever. As… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 07.30.20

Thursday, July 30, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “Him that cometh to Me I will in no wise cast out.” ~ John 6:37 ~ No limit is set to the duration of this promise. It does not merely say, “I will not cast out a sinner at his first coming,” but, “I will in no wise cast out.”… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 07.29.20

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “All that the Father giveth Me shall come to Me.” ~ John 6:37~ This declaration involves the doctrine of election: there are some whom the Father gave to Christ. It involves the doctrine of effectual calling: these who are given must and shall come; however stoutly they may set themselves… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 07.28.20

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “Who went about doing good.” ~ Acts 10:38 ~ Few words, but yet an exquisite miniature of the Lord Jesus Christ. There are not many touches, but they are the strokes of a master’s pencil. Of the Saviour and only of the Saviour is it true in the fullest, broadest,… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 07.27.20

Monday, July 27, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “Who shall lay anything to the charge of God’s elect?” ~ Romans 8:33 ~ Most blessed challenge! How unanswerable it is! Every sin of the elect was laid upon the great Champion of our salvation, and by the atonement carried away. There is no sin in God’s book against His… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 07.26.20

Sunday, July 26, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “That He may set him with princes.” ~ Psalm 113:8 ~ Our spiritual privileges are of the highest order. “Among princes” is the place of select society. “Truly our fellowship is with the Father, and with His Son Jesus Christ.” Speak of select society, there is none like this! “We… (more…)

Evening’s With Charles Spurgeon ~ 07.25.20

Saturday, July 25, 2020 This Evening’s Meditation C. H. Spurgeon “In their affliction they will seek Me early.” ~ Hosea 5:15 ~ Losses and adversities are frequently the means which the great Shepherd uses to fetch home His wandering sheep; like fierce dogs they worry the wanderers back to the fold. There is no making lions tame if they are… (more…)

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