"God has given no pledge which He will not redeem, and encouraged no hope which He will not fulfill," says Charles H. Spurgeon, respected preacher and author. In Faith's Checkbook , first published in the late 1800s, Spurgeon...
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"God has given no pledge which He will not redeem, and encouraged no hope which He will not fulfill," says Charles H. Spurgeon, respected preacher and author.
In Faith's Checkbook, first published in the late 1800s, Spurgeon presents 365 of God's wonderful promises, as found in Scripture. Each verse is followed by a brief thought or application, making this collection ideal for personal or family devotions. Find daily encouragement with promises such as:
"God shall be with you," Genesis 48:21 "Call unto me, and I will answer thee," Jeremiah 33:3 "If thou seek Him, He will be found of thee," 1 Chronicles 28:9 "He that humbleth himself shall be exalted," Luke 18:14 "Because I live, ye shall live also," John 14:19 "He will be our guide even unto death," Psalm 48:14
Charles Haddon Spurgeon, (1834 - 1892) served for thirty years as preacher and pastor of London's six-thousand-seat Metropolitan Tabernacle. Converted in 1850 at the age of fifteen, he began to help the poor and to hand out tracts; he was known as "The Boy Preacher." He preached his first sermon at the age of sixteen. At age eighteen, he became the pastor of Waterbeach Baptist Chapel, preaching in a barn. In 1856, Spurgeon married Susannah Thompson; they had twin sons, both of whom later entered the ministry. Spurgeon's compelling sermons and lively preaching style drew multitudes of people, and many came to Christ. Soon, the crowds had grown so large that they blocked the narrow streets near the church. Services eventually had to be held in rented halls, and Spurgeon often preached to congregations of more than ten thousand. The Metropolitan Tabernacle was built in 1861 to accommodate the large numbers of people. The prime minister of England, members of the royal family, and Florence Nightingale, among others, went to hear him preach. Spurgeon preached to an estimated ten million people throughout his life. Not surprisingly, he is called the "Prince of Preachers". In addition to his powerful preaching, Spurgeon founded and supported charitable outreaches, including educational institutions. He also founded the famous Stockwell Orphanage. His writings, including thousands of sermons, are still popular with pastors and devotional readers who, like him, treasure the gospel of God's grace.
- <div> <p><i><b>"god Has Given No Pledge Which He Will Not Redeem, And Encouraged No Hope Which He Will Not Fulfill," Says Charles H. Spurgeon, Respected Preacher And Author.</b></i></p> <p>in <i>faith's Checkbook</i>, First Published In The Late 1800s, Spurgeon Presents 365 Of God's Wonderful Promises, As Found In Scripture. Each Verse Is Followed By A Brief Thought Or Application, Making This Collection Ideal For Personal Or Family Devotions. Find Daily Encouragement With Promises Such As:</p> <ul> <li>"god Shall Be With You," Genesis 48:21</li> <li>"call Unto Me, And I Will Answer Thee," Jeremiah 33:3</li> <li>"if Thou Seek Him, He Will Be Found Of Thee," 1 Chronicles 28:9</li> <li>"he That Humbleth Himself Shall Be Exalted," Luke 18:14</li> <li>"because I Live, Ye Shall Live Also," John 14:19</li> <li>"he Will Be Our Guide Even Unto Death," Psalm 48:14</li> </ul> </div>