The mercy of sickness

Charles Spurgeon: There is no greater mercy that I know of on earth than good health except it be sickness; and that has often been a greater mercy to me than health. It is a good thing to be without a trouble; but it is a better thing to have a trouble, and know how […]

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What your sin does for you

Here is one value of sin — redemption from it stimulates our heart to love Christ more deeply than those who are not redeemed: We are now capable of a joy which unfallen spirits could not have known: the bliss of pardoned sin, the heaven of deep conscious obligation to eternal mercy. The bonds which […]

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Inexpensive audio books

Christian Audio has a number of books on sale for $0.98 through the end of the month.  Several of the books are pamphlets (including ones by John Piper and John MacArthur).  Additionally, the full length book All of Grace by Charles Spurgeon and a collection of the best sermons of Jonathan Edwards are available. Go […]

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A cake not turned…

This morning we read in Hosea the accusation that “Ephraim has become a cake not turned” (7:8). If you are reading carefully, you have to ask what the prophet means.  Spurgeon provided one answer: A cake not turned is uncooked on one side; and so Ephraim was, in many respects, untouched by divine grace: though […]

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Our duty and privilege

Echoing the thoughts of the privilege of ministry and service from last Sunday are two comments from pastors from other centuries: If anyone, therefore, appears before you who is in need of your kind services, you have no reason to refuse him your help. Suppose he is a stranger; yet the Lord has pressed his […]

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Free Spurgeon audio book

Each month, Christian Audio offers a free book for download (either .mp3 or .wma format).  This month the offering is the first three months of Spurgeon’s classic devotional Morning and Evening. To receive the book, simply add the book to your shopping cart, sign in, and when prompted for a coupon code, enter the phrase […]

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