Heaven

The grand object of the eye of faith!

Posted by on September 6, 2020 at 10:54 am

The grand object of the eye of faith! (Charles Spurgeon) “We fix our eyes not on what is seen—but on what is unseen. For what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal!” 2 Corinthians 4:18 In our Christian pilgrimage it is well for the most part to be looking forward. Forward lies […]

As though it had never been!

Posted by on August 26, 2020 at 11:36 am

As though it had never been! (Octavius Winslow) Beloved, soon, O how soon! All that now loads the heart with care, and wrings it with sorrow — all that dims the eye with tears, and renders the day anxious and the night sleepless — will be as though it had never been! Emerging from the […]

What is Heaven?

Posted by on August 26, 2020 at 11:33 am

What is Heaven? (Octavius Winslow) Beloved, what is Heaven? What is the final glory of the saints? It is the best place, the richest inheritance provided by the Father for the people ransomed and redeemed by the precious blood of His dear Son! And when we enter there, we shall enter as children welcomed to […]

All, all is ours!

Posted by on August 26, 2020 at 11:31 am

All, all is ours! (Winslow, “Daily Need Divinely Supplied” 1870) “The Lord is my portion, says my soul; therefore I will hope in Him.” Lament. 3:24 It is our great privilege, beloved, that we live in a ‘portionless’ world. When God parceled out the land of Canaan among the tribes of Israel, He made an […]

Tis but a taste!

Posted by on August 26, 2020 at 11:29 am

Tis but a taste! (Charles Spurgeon) “A pledge of our inheritance.” Ephesians 1:14 Oh! what enlightenment, what joys, what consolation, what delight of heart—is experienced by that man who has learned to feed on Jesus, and on Jesus alone. Yet the realization which we have of Christ’s preciousness is, in this life, imperfect at the […]

This is the especial blessedness of being a child of God

Posted by on August 26, 2020 at 11:27 am

“And if children, then heirs; heirs of God, and joint-heirs with Christ.” Romans 8:17 J.C.Philpot This is the especial blessedness of being a child of God– that death, which puts a final extinguisher on all the hopes and happiness of all the unregenerate, gives him the fulfillment of all his hopes and the consummation of […]

NOT FAR BUT NOT IN

Posted by on May 9, 2019 at 12:09 pm

NOT FAR BUT NOT INMark 12: 34: And when Jesus saw that he answered discreetly, he said unto him, Thou art not far from the kingdom of God. The charge Christ has given his pastors is “Comfort ye, comfort ye my people, saith your God. Speak ye comfortably to Jerusalem, and cry unto her, that her warfare is […]

GOD’S FAITHFULNESS

Posted by on April 16, 2019 at 6:40 am

GOD’S FAITHFULNESS Throughout my days my path’s been markedBy God, my Father’s, loving heart.He’s ordered every step with care.I’ve met His goodness everywhere.When I was lost and knew Him not,Prevenient grace marked every spot;And angels came for God’s elect,Though in rebellion, to protect. Then in the time and at the placeWhich God had purposed by […]

Strait is the gate and narrow is the way

Posted by on July 23, 2018 at 10:20 am

Strait is the gate and narrow is the way “Enter ye in at the strait gate…Strait is the gate and narrow is the way which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it.” “Strive to enter in at the strait gate: for many, I say unto you, will seek to enter in, and […]

New Heaven and New Earth

Posted by on September 17, 2017 at 6:56 am

New Heaven and New Earth Revelation 21:1 And he that sat upon the throne said, “Behold, I make all things new.” (Revelation 21: 5).  The believer is looking for a new heaven and a new earth (2 Peter 3: 10-13.)  In the end, the new creation will have none of the dividing effects of sin, […]