Spurgeon: We must not give the Lord a new name nor invent a new nature

Praise the Lord! Praise, O servants of the Lord, praise the name of the Lord! Blessed be the name of the Lord from this time forth and forevermore! Charles H Spurgeon on Psalm 113:1-2 By mentioning the name, the Psalmist would teach us to bless each of the attributes of the Most High, which are as it were the … More Spurgeon: We must not give the Lord a new name nor invent a new nature

Spurgeon: no dread that evil tidings will come, and no alarm when they do come.

He is not afraid of bad news; his heart is firm, trusting in the Lord. Psalm 112:7 I would like this verse to be true of me, trusting in God, even when life hurts.  Plans may change, but God’s purpose remains. I was reminded of this when I read of Rachel, a young mom who  went … More Spurgeon: no dread that evil tidings will come, and no alarm when they do come.

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

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