The Mercy of God

This short devotional by Charles Spurgeon drove me to prayer last night, leading to my post about God's Unending Mercy.  It reminder of my own desperate need for God's mercy and His glorious grace towards me in his unfailing mercy to me, a wretched, broken sinner.  It grieves my heart. drives me to my knees … Continue reading The Mercy of God

Keep Calm

Just another reminder that no matter what we face God's got it.  Taken from Morning and Evening by Mr. Spurgeon. "We know that all things work together for good to them that love God." — Romans 8:28 Upon some points a believer is absolutely sure. He knows, for instance, that God sits in the stern-sheets … Continue reading Keep Calm

Gleaning

Charles Spurgeon never fails to uplift a weary soul focusing our hearts on the wonderful hope and promises of our Lord, today's selection taken from Morning and Evening. Let me now go to the field, and glean ears of corn." — Ruth 2:2 Downcast and troubled Christian, come and glean to-day in the broad field … Continue reading Gleaning

Tell Your Children

Today's devotional from Charles Spurgeon's Morning and Evening was particularly timely for me as it is mid-July and time to begin planning for school to start in a few weeks.  This will be our 5th full year of homeschooling and we are beginning to see the fruits of obeying our Father's call on our lives.  … Continue reading Tell Your Children

The Light

This morning our devotional comes from Morning and Evening by Charles Spurgeon.  I will have a longer teaching on Zacchaeus later today, Lord willing, but this brief discussion of light and darkness in us all is a great lead in to that.  As well as a lovely reminder that when we are in Christ we … Continue reading The Light