Such A Dead Dog As I

Brothers and sisters tonight as I was reading from Spurgeon the devotionals for today were connected and they smote me to heart with their truth in my own life. In this story of Johnathon's lame son, a crippled broken man who has struggles and challenges to get by each day I see myself. I see … Continue reading Such A Dead Dog As I

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Calamities

Psalms 57:1  Be merciful unto me, O God, be merciful unto me: for my soul trusteth in thee: yea, in the shadow of thy wings will I make my refuge, until these calamities be overpast. This verse is so comforting, a balm for weary souls facing calamities. Which we all face from time to time. Granted … Continue reading Calamities

Psa 51:1  To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David, when Nathan the prophet came unto him, after he had gone in to Bathsheba. Have mercy upon me, O God, according to thy lovingkindness: according unto the multitude of thy tender mercies blot out my transgressions. Psa 51:2  Wash me throughly from mine iniquity, and cleanse me … Continue reading

I was working on a post last night when I paused to pray for guidance on how best to bring God honor and glory through it, guess he thought it was best if I didn't finish it at all because I fell asleep talking to him and when I woke up a couple hours later … Continue reading

Be Still

One of my favorite verses in Scripture is the reminder to "be still and know I am God."  It's such a comfort when I am feeling hectic, hurried, frazzled, rushed, etc.  And trust me I feel that way often - life gets real crazy sometimes and when it does taking a second to remember that … Continue reading Be Still

Another beautiful study by Charles Spurgeon. "A spring shut up, a fountain sealed." — Son_4:12 In this metaphor, which has reference to the inner life of a believer, we have very plainly the idea of secrecy. It is a spring shut up: just as there were springs in the East, over which an edifice was … Continue reading

More Consequences of Accessing Grace through Faith

Our series from Day by Day by Grace by Bob Hoekstra continues today. Time would fail me to tell of Gideon and Barak and Samson and Jephthah, also of David and Samuel and the prophets: who through faith subdued kingdoms, worked righteousness. (Heb_11:32-33) With time and pages running out in his epistle, our divinely inspired … Continue reading More Consequences of Accessing Grace through Faith