All posts in category Faith’s Checkbook

Faith Sets the Bow – 1/11/2019

by Charles Haddon Spurgeon “And it shall come to pass, when I bring a cloud over the earth, that the bow shall be seen in the cloud” (Genesis 9:14). Just now clouds are plentiful enough, but we are not afraid that the world will be destroyed by a deluge. We see the rainbow […]

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Faith’s Checkbook: Gaining by Giving – 1/9/2019

by Charles Haddon Spurgeon “The liberal soul shall be made fat” (Proverbs 11:25) If I desire to flourish in soul, I must not hoard up my stores but must distribute to the poor. To be close and niggardly is the world’s way to prosperity, but it is not God’s way, for He saith, […]

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Faith’s Checkbook: In Calm Repose – 1/4/2019

by Charles Haddon Spurgeon “I will make them to lie down safely” (Hosea 2:18). Yes, the saints are to have peace. The passage from which this gracious word is taken speaks of peace “with the beasts of the field, and with the fowls of heaven, and with the creeping things of the ground.” This […]

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Faith’s Checkbook: Absolute Assurance – 12/28/2018

by Charles Haddon Spurgeon “He hath said, I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee” (Hebrews 13:5). Several times in the Scriptures the LORD hath said this. He has often repeated it to make our assurance doubly sure. Let us never harbor a doubt about it. In itself the promise is specially emphatic. […]

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Faith’s Checkbook: From Anger to Love – 12/21/2018

by Charles Haddon Spurgeon “He will turn again, He will have compassion upon us; He will subdue our iniquities; and Thou wilt cast all their sins into the depths of the sea”   (Micah 7:19). God never turns from His love, but He soon turns from His wrath. His love to His chosen […]

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Faith’s checkbook: Nothing Old

by Charles Haddon Spurgeon “And He that sat upon the throne said, Behold, I make all things new”   (Revelation 21:5). Glory be to His name! All things need making new, for they are sadly battered and worn by sin. It is time that the old vesture was rolled up and laid aside, […]

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Faith’s Checkbook: God Is in the Front Line

by Charles Haddon Spurgeon “The LORD, He it is that doth go before thee; He will be with thee, He will not fail thee, neither forsake thee: fear not, neither be dismayed”   (Deuteronomy 31:8). In the presence of a great work or a great warfare, here is a text which should help […]

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Faith’s Checkbook: Acquiring Perseverance

by Charles Haddon Spurgeon “The LORD thy God will put out those nations before thee by little and little”   (Deuteronomy 7:22). We are not to expect to win victories for the LORD Jesus by a single blow. Evil principles and practices die hard. In some places it takes years of labor to […]

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Faith’s Checkbook: Weapons Doomed to Fail

by Charles Haddon Spurgeon “No weapon that is formed against thee shall prosper; and every tongue that shall rise against thee in judgment thou shalt condemn”   (Isaiah 54:17). There is great clatter in the forges and smithies of the enemy. They are I making weapons wherewith to smite the saints. They could not even […]

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Faith’s Checkbook: Necessary Knowledge

by Charles Haddon Spurgeon “Thus shall they know that I the LORD their God am with them, and that they, even the house of Israel, are My people, saith the LORD God”   (Ezekiel 34:30). To be the LORD’s own people is a choice blessing, but to know that we are such is a […]

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