Rich in faith

(James Smith, “Comfort for Christians!”)  Play Audio!  Download Audio “Hearken, my beloved brethren, has not God chosen the poor of this world to be rich in faith, and heirs of the kingdom which He has promised to those who love … Continued

The heart of man

(Charles Spurgeon, “Words of Wisdom”)  Play Audio!  Download Audio “I hate pride and arrogance!” Proverbs 8:13 There is nothing into which the heart of man so easily falls, as PRIDE; and there is no vice which is more frequently and … Continued

Ask boldly

(James Smith, “Privilege, Duty, and Promise”)  Play Audio!  Download Audio “I am the Lord your God who brought you up out of Egypt. Open wide your mouth, and I will fill it!” Psalm 81:10 Our great privilege is to have … 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

Cast upon Him burdens

(from Winslow’s, “The Broken Heart Bound Up”) What is your sorrow? Take your bereaved, stricken and bleeding heart to Him, and rest it upon His, once bereaved, stricken and bleeding, too; for He knows how to bind up the broken … Continued

Fears of future trials

(“The Marvelous Riches of Savoring Christ, The letters of Ruth Bryan“ May 8, 1852) “Give us today our daily bread.” Matthew 6:11 Whatever your heavenly Father calls you to, He will support you under. But He will not give the … Continued

A cluster of mercies

(Charles Spurgeon)  Play Audio!  Download Audio I trust in the mercy of God forever and ever!” Psalm 52:8 Meditate a little on the mercy of God. It is tender mercy. With gentle, loving touch, He heals the broken in heart, … Continued

O glorious prospect!

(James Smith, “A Devotional Glimpse at Psalm 23“)  Play Audio!  Download Audio “I will dwell in the house of the Lord forever!” Psalm 23:6 Notice, David’s expectation for eternity. Not in the sheepfold in the wilderness, but in the house … Continued

God loves to help us

(James Smith, “The Sure Resource!“) Play Audio! Download Audio “The Lord is my Helper!“ Hebrews 13:6 The Christian need not be discouraged; he has a Friend who can, and is always willing to help him. It is his God, his … Continued

The Lord helped me

(James Smith, “A Grateful Acknowledgment!” 1864) Play Audio! Download Audio “I was pushed back and about to fall, but the Lord helped me!” Psalm 118:13 The psalmist had been reviewing his toils, his trials, and his dangers; he commemorates his … Continued