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Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 06.01.15

Monday, June 01, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon God’s Promise Keeps Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days. (Ecclesiastes 11:1) We must not expect to see an immediate reward for all the good we do; nor must we always confine our efforts to places and persons which seem likely… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.31.15

Sunday, May 31, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon “Be of Good Cheer” In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world. (John 16:33) My Lord’s words are true as to the tribulation. I have my share of it beyond all doubt. The flail is not hung up out… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.30.15

Saturday, May 30, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Holy Foresight Nevertheless I say unto you, Hereafter shall ye see the Son of man sitting on the right hand of power, and coming in the clouds of Heaven. (Matthew 26:64) Ah, Lord, Thou wast in Thy lowest state when before Thy persecutors Thou wast made to stand… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.29.15

Friday, May 29, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Fishers Follow Him And Jesus said unto them, Come ye after me, and I will make you to become fishers of men. (Mark 1:17) Only by coming after Jesus can we obtain our heart’s desire and be really useful to our fellow men. Oh, how we long to… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.28.15

Thursday, May 28, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Remind God of His Promise And thou saidst, I will surely do thee good. (Genesis 32:12) This is the sure way of prevailing with the Lord in prayer. We may humbly remind Him of what He has said. Our faithful God will never run back from His word,… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.27.15

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon As the Life—So the Fruit For if these thing be in you, and abound, they make you that ye shall neither be barren nor unfruitful in the knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ. (2 Peter 1:8) If we desire to glorify our Lord by fruitfulness, we must have… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.26.15

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon commonest Things Blessed Ye shall serve the Lord your God, and he shall bless thy bread, and thy water. (Exodus 23:25) What a promise is this! To serve God is in itself a high delight. But what an added privilege to have the blessing of the Lord resting… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.25.15

Monday, May 25, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon God’s Treasury The Lord shall open unto thee his good treasure. (Deuteronomy 28:12) This refers first to the rain. The Lord will give this in its season. Rain is the emblem of all those celestial refreshings which the Lord is ready to bestow upon His people. Oh, for… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.24.15

Sunday, May 24, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon one a Majority! One man of you shall chase a thousand: for the Lord your God, he it is that fighteth for you, as he hath promised you. (Joshua 23:10) Why count heads? One man with God is a majority though there be a thousand on the other… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.23.15

Saturday, May 23, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Full Reliance on God For he shall deliver the needy when he crieth; the poor also, and him that hath no helper. (Psalm 72:12) The needy cries; what else can he do? His cry is heard of God; what else need he do? Let the needy reader take… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.22.15

Friday, May 22, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Song of Confidence Though I walk in the midst of trouble, thou wilt revive me: thou shalt stretch forth thine hand against the wrath of mine enemies, and thy right hand shall save me. (Psalm 138:7) Wretched walking in the midst of trouble. Nay, blessed walking, since there… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.21.15

Thursday, May 21, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Rain Without Clouds? Never! If the clouds be full of rain, they empty themselves upon the earth. (Ecclesiastes 11:3) Why, then, do we dread the clouds which now darken our sky? True, for a while they hide the sun, but the sun is not quenched; He will shine… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.20.15

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon We Dare Not Doubt I will go before thee, and make the crooked places straight: I will break in pieces the gates of brass, and cut in sunder the bars of iron. (Isaiah 45:2) This was for Cyrus; but it is evermore the heritage of all the Lord’s… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.19.15

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon We May Speak for God Therefore thus saith the Lord, If thou return, then will I bring thee again, and thou shalt stand before me: and if thou take forth the precious from the vile, thou shalt be as my mouth. (Jeremiah 15:19) Poor Jeremiah! Yet why do… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.18.15

Monday, May 18, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Losses Overcome And I will restore to you the years that the locust hath eaten. (Joel 2:25) Yes, those wasted years over which we sigh shall be restored to us. God can give us such plentiful grace that we shall crowd into the remainder of our days as… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.17.15

Sunday, May 17, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon No Need to Stint The upright shall have good things in possession. (Proverbs 28:10) The book of Proverbs is also a book of promises. Promises ought to be proverbs among the people of God. This is a very remarkable one. We are accustomed to think of our good… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.16.15

Saturday, May 16, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon We Receive as We Give Blessed are the merciful for they shall obtain mercy. (Matthew 5:7) It is not meet that the man who will not forgive should be forgiven, nor shall he who will not give to the poor have his own wants relieved. God will measure… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.15.15

Friday, May 15, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon God’s High Places I will set him on high, because he hath known my name. (Psalm 91:14) Does the Lord say this to me? Yes, if I have known His name. Blessed be the Lord, I am no stranger to Him. I have tried Him, proved Him, and… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.14.15

Thursday, May 14, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Surgery for Healing Come, and let us return unto the Lord: for he hath torn, and he will heal us; he hath smitten, and he will bind us up. (Hosea 6:1) It is the Lord’s way to tear before He heals. This is the honest love of His… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.13.15

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Day Is at Hand And I will give him the morning star. (Revelation 2:28) Until the day break and the shadows flee away, what a blessing it is to see in Jesus “the morning star”! I remember when we read in the newspapers the idle tale that the… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.12.15

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Servants Honored Whoso keepeth the fig tree shall eat the fruit thereof; so he that waiteth on his master shall be honored. (Proverbs 27:18) He who tends the fig tree has figs for his pains, and he who waits on a good master has honor as his reward.… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.11.15

Monday, May 11, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Wait for the Finals Gad, a troop shall overcome him: but he shall overcome at the last. (Genesis 49:19) Some of us have been like the tribe of Gad. Our adversaries for a while were too many for us; they came upon us like a troop. Yes, and… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.10.15

Sunday, May 10, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Fear Only God So that we may boldly say, The Lord is my helper, and I will not fear what man shall do unto me. (Hebrews 13:6) Because God will never leave nor forsake us, we may well be content with such things as we have. Since the… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.09.15

Saturday, May 09, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Trust Means Joy For our heart shall rejoice in him, because we have trusted in his holy name. (Psalm 33:21) The root of faith produces the flower of heart-joy. We may not at the first rejoice, but it comes in due time. We trust the Lord when we… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.08.15

Friday, May 08, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Help Wanted Go ye also into the vineyard; and whatsoever is right, that shall ye receive. (Matthew 20:7) Yes, there is work in Christ’s vineyard for old bodies. It is the eleventh hour, and yet He will let us work. What grace is this! Surely every old man… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.07.15

Thursday, May 07, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Let No Evil Remain And there shall cleave nought of the cursed thing to thine hand: that the Lord may turn from the fierceness of his anger, and show thee mercy, and have compassion upon thee, and multiply thee, as he hath sworn unto thy fathers. (Deuteronomy 13:17)… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.06.15

Wednesday, May 06, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Cure for Envy Let not thine heart envy sinners: but be thou in the fear of the Lord all the day long. For surely there is an end; and thine expectation shall not be cast off. (Proverbs 23:17-18) When we see the wicked prosper we are apt to… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.05.15

Tuesday, May 05, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Why Remain Captive The Lord thy God will turn thy captivity. (Deuteronomy 30:3) God’s own people may sell themselves into captivity by sin. A very bitter fruit is this, of an exceeding bitter root. What a bondage it is when the child of God is sold under sin,… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.04.15

Monday, May 04, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Victory in Reverses Rejoice not against me, O mine enemy: when I fall, I shall arise; when I sit in darkness, the Lord shall be a light unto me. (Micah 7:8) This may express the feelings of a man or woman downtrodden and oppressed. Our enemy may put… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.03.15

Sunday, May 03, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Listen for the Signal And let it be, when thou hearest the sound of a going in the tops of the mulberry trees, that then thou shalt bestir thyself: for then shall the Lord go out before thee, to smite the host of the Philistines. (2 Samuel 5:24)… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.02.15

Saturday, May 02, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Spiritual Sowing He that soweth to the Spirit shall of the Spirit reap life everlasting. (Galatians 6:8) Sowing looks like a losing business, for we put good corn into the ground never to see it anymore. Sowing to the Spirit seems a very fanciful, dreamy business; for we… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 05.01.15

Friday, May 01, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Full of Song The mountains and the hills shall break forth before you into singing, and all the trees of the field shall clap their hands. (Isaiah 55:12) When sin is pardoned, our greatest sorrow is ended, and our truest pleasure begins. Such is the joy which the… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 04.30.15

Thursday, April 30, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon The Overcomer’s Reward To him that overcometh will I give to eat of the hidden manna, and will give him a white stone, and in the stone a new name written, which no man knoweth saving he that receiveth it. (Revelation 2:17) My heart, be thou stirred up… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 04.29.15

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon Forget and Forgive Say not thou, I will recompense evil; but wait on the Lord, and he shall save thee. (Proverbs 20:22) Be not in haste. Let anger cool down. Say nothing and do nothing to avenge yourself. You will be sure to act unwisely if you take… (more…)

Faith’s Check Book ~ C.H. Spurgeon 04.28.15

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 Faith’s Check Book, Daily Entry C. H. Spurgeon It Becomes Mutual I will dwell in them, and walk in them; and I will be their God, and they shall be my people. (2 Corinthians 6:16) Here is a mutual interest. Each belongs to each. God is the portion of His people, and the chosen people are… (more…)

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