The Soul’s Crisis


The Soul's Crisis “Jesus of Nazareth passeth by.” — Luke xviii. 37. SUCH was the news of that day. As an exclamation, doubtless it was often repeated when our Lord made his journeys through the land of Palestine and its outskirts — “Jesus of Nazareth passeth by!” How quickly would the inhabitants of their cities and their …


Footsteps of Mercy


Footsteps of Mercy “If there be a messenger with him, an interpreter, one among a thousand, to shew unto men his uprightness: then he is gracious unto him, and saith, Deliver him from going down to the pit: I have found a ransom.”— Job xxxiii. 23, 24. WHEN God has distinct and definite purposes of mercy towards …


The Eye- A Similitude


The Eye- A Similitude “Keep me as the apple of the eye.” — Psalm xvii. 8. THIS prayer is fall of meaning, and is the outflow of a well-instructed mind. It is no parrot cry, but the upleaping of a living desire from a grace-taught and thoughtful heart. The man knows something of himself who sincerely offers …


Safe Shelter


Safe Shelter A SermonDelivered By C.H. SpurgeonAt The Metropolitan Tabernacle, Newington “He shall cover thee with his feathers, and under his wings shalt thou trust.” —Psalm 91:4. WHAT condescending words! I cannot express the sense I feel of the great lovingkindness of the Lord to us in using such a simile to set forth his protecting care of …


The Upper Hand


The Upper Hand A SermonDelivered By C.H. SpurgeonAt The Metropolitan Tabernacle, Newington “For sin shall not have dominion over you : for ye are not under the law, but under grace.”— Romans 6:14. WHAT a golden sentence! But does it not begin with a hard word? A sad and sorrowful note is sounded in that word “sin.” ’Twas …


The Way Everlasting


The Way Everlasting A SermonDelivered By C.H. SpurgeonAt The Metropolitan Tabernacle, Newington. “Lead me in the way everlasting.”— Psalm cxxxix. 24. WE must all of us have a “way,” we must be journeying, for this is not our resting-place. We cannot abide in any one stay, “forward” is the word of command. As the round earth never pauses …


Preach, Preach, Preach Everywhere


Preach, Preach, Preach Everywhere A Sermon Delivered By C.H. Spurgeon,At The Metropolitan Tabernacle, Newington “And he said unto them, Go ye into all the world, and preach the gospel to every creature. He that believeth and is baptised shall be saved; but he that believeth not shall be damned.” — Mark 16:15, 16. BEFORE our Lord gave his …


The Vital Force


The Vital Force A SermonDelivered By C.H. Spurgeon,At The Metropolitan Tabernacle, Newington “Now, the just shall live by faith.”— Hebrews 10:38. SEE here the germ of the Christian’s life! See, too, how it blooms, blossoms, and bears! But observe it is not said the just shall live for his faith, or because of the merit of his believing …


Soul Winning


Soul Winning A SermonDelivered by The Rev. C. H. Spurgeon,At The Metropolitan Tabernacle, Newington “He that winneth souls is wise.” - Proverbs 11:30. THE text does not say, “he that winneth sovereigns is wise,” though no doubt he thinks himself wise, and perhaps, in a certain grovelling sense in these days of competition, he must be so; but …