They are unsearchable

(Charles Spurgeon)  Play Audio!  Download Audio “The unsearchable riches of Christ!” Ephesians 3:8 My Master has riches: beyond the eloquence of words, dream of imagination, count of arithmetic, and measurement of reason! They are unsearchable! You may look, and study, … Continued

Gods eye is watching

(Octavius Winslow, “Christ, the Counselor”) The path of providence is often paved with difficulties, and beset with perplexities with which we can ill cope. Our way to heaven is through an intricate wilderness and across a circuitous desert. To many … Continued

Our deep necessity

(James Smith, “Abide with Me” 1859)  Play Audio!  Download Audio One great part of the work of the Holy Spirit in the heart is to . . . empty us, strip us of self, lead us to feel our own … Continued

Swift comes His answer

(Annie Johnson Flint) “As your days–so shall your strength be!” Deuteronomy 33:25 One day at a time, with its failures and fears, With its hurts and mistakes, with its weakness and tears, With its portion of pain, and its burden of … Continued

His sheep are well fed

(J.R. Miller, “Daily Bible Readings in the Life of Christ” 1890) “The LORD is my shepherd, I shall not be in want. He makes me lie down in green pastures; He leads me beside quiet waters. He restores my soul; … Continued

Hope in God

(James Smith, “The Complaint!” 1864)  Play Audio!  Download Audio “I am cast down!” And why are you cast down? “My heart is burdened with a sense of my short-comings! ​… If you look at yourself, and pore over the things … Continued

The object of his trust

(James Smith, “Paul’s Seven Wishes” 1856)  Play Audio!  Download Audio Paul desired seven things especially–and they all referred to Christ, and they are all named in his epistle to the Philippians; and I propose to glance at them. Let us … Continued

Does He notice me?

(Frank Hall) “Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do.” Luke 23:34 Jesus of Nazareth, the sinless Son of God, was hated without cause, arrested, beaten, mocked, laughed at, reviled, ridiculed, spat upon, shamed, stripped naked, crowned with … Continued

A constant Companion

(J. C. Ryle, “The Gospel of Matthew” 1856) “And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.” Matthew 28:20 It is impossible to conceive words more . . . comforting, strengthening, cheering, and sanctifying than … Continued

I am poor and needy

(J. C. Ryle, “The Gospel of John”) “I am poor and needy; yet the Lord thinks upon me.” Psalm 40:17 Christ cares for all His believing people, and never forgets them.  He knows where they dwell, and what their trials … Continued