But you, O Lord….

But you, O Lord, are enthroned forever; you are remembered throughout all generations. Psalm 102:12 It would be interesting to read through the Bible and mark every “…but God” that you come across. In Psalm 102, the author is clearly distressed and depressed. “But you, O Lord…” He remembers God’s sovereignty and His eternal existence. Charles H. … More But you, O Lord….

Spurgeon: A sacred trembling which is quite consistent with joy

Worship the LORD in the splendor of holiness, tremble before him, all the earth! Psalm 96:9 Spurgeon, from the Treasury of David: Beauty of architecture and apparel he does not regard; moral and spiritual beauty is that in which his soul delighteth. Worship must not be rendered to God in a slovenly, sinful, superficial manner; … More Spurgeon: A sacred trembling which is quite consistent with joy

Spurgeon: He who boasts of grace has little grace to boast of.

Paul writes in 1 Corinthians 10 that we are to take heed of the examples of the Old Testament, because we should learn from them and not repeat their mistakes. In verse 12 he warns:  Therefore let anyone who thinks that he stands take heed lest he fall.  C. H. Spurgeon comments in “Morning and … More Spurgeon: He who boasts of grace has little grace to boast of.

How foolish are those who think that God does not know their actions

He who disciplines the nations, does he not rebuke?     He who teaches man knowledge—         the LORD—knows the thoughts of man,         that they are but a breath.     Blessed is the man whom you discipline, O LORD,         and whom you teach out of your law,     to give him … More How foolish are those who think that God does not know their actions

All things are ordered according to his eternal purposes

The Lord reigns; he is robed in majesty; the Lord is robed; he has put on strength as his belt. Yes, the world is established; it shall never be moved. Your throne is established from of old; you are from everlasting. Psalm 93:1-4 C. H. Spurgeon on Psalm 93 (Treasury of David): Whatever opposition may … More All things are ordered according to his eternal purposes