Beloved friends, here you have the Trinity, and there is no salvation apart from the Trinity. It must be the Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost. “All things that the Father hath are mine,” saith Christ, and the Father hath all things. They were always His; they are still His; they always will be … Continue reading From Charles Spurgeon on the Trinity
We are living in a world of sin, and the fearful havoc it has wrought is evident on every side. How refreshing, then, to fix our gaze upon One who is immaculately holy, and who passed through this scene unspoilt by its evil. Such was the Lord Jesus Christ, the Son of God incarnate. For … Continue reading The Impeccability of Christ – By A.W. Pink
The sin that remains in a Christian never stops desiring to regain the place of dominion it previously enjoyed before its power was broken at regeneration. Sinful desires remain in even the most mature believer, but as the believer treasures Christ above everything else, temptations are resisted and the desires of the flesh will not … Continue reading From Tom Ascol
He Came; He Is Coming "This same Jesus, which is taken up from you into heaven, shall so come in like manner as ye have seen Him go into heaven" — Acts 1:11 Many are celebrating our LORD's first coming this day; let us turn our thoughts to the promise of His second coming. This … Continue reading Charles Spurgeon on Christmas
"For your sakes he became poor." — 2 Corinthians 8:9 The Lord Jesus Christ was eternally rich, glorious, and exalted; but "though He was rich, yet for your sakes He became poor." As the rich saint cannot be true in his communion with his poor brethren unless of his substance he ministers to their … Continue reading Charles Spurgeon – Morning – Dec 24
The Birth of Jesus 1 In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world. 2 (This was the first census that took place while Quirinius was governor of Syria.) 3 And everyone went to their own town to register. 4 So Joseph also went up from the town of … Continue reading The First Christmas according to Luke
Now the birth of Jesus Christ took place in this way.