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that day or hour no one knows, not even the angels in heaven, nor the Son,
but the Father alone. Take heed, keep on the alert; for you do not know when
the appointed time is. And what I say to you I say to all, Be on the alert!--
The Lord is not slow about His promise, as some count slowness, but is
patient toward you, not wishing for any to perish but for all to come to
repentance.--The coming of the Lord is at hand...The Judge is
standing right at the door.--Yes, I am coming quickly.
Since all these things are to be destroyed in this way,
what sort of people ought you to be in holy conduct and godliness?
The end of all things is at hand; therefore, be of
sound judgment and sober spirit for the purpose of prayer.-- Be dressed in
readiness, and keep your lamps alight. And be like men who are waiting for
their master when he returns from the wedding feast, so that they may
immediately open the door to him when he comes and knocks.
1Co 15.24. Mk 13.32,
33, 37 -
2Pe 3.9 -Jas. 5.8, 9 -Rev 22.20.
2Pe 3.11. 1Pe.4.7.--Lk 12.35, 36.
anyone among you sick? Let him call for the elders of the church, and let
them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord and the
prayer offered in faith will restore the one who is sick, and the Lord will
raise him up, and if he has committed sins, they will be forgiven him.
Therefore, confess your sins to one another, and pray for one another, so
that you may be healed. The effective prayer of a righteous man can
accomplish much. Elijah was a man with a nature like ours, and he prayed
earnestly that it might not rain; and it did not rain on the earth for three
years and six months.
And he prayed again, and the sky poured rain, and the earth produced its
With all prayer and petition pray at all times in
the Spirit, and with this in view, be on the alert with all perseverance and
petition for all the saints
Unceasingly I make mention of you always in my prayers
making request. -- Always laboring earnestly for you in his prayers, that
you may stand perfect and fully assured in all the will of God.
1Th 5.25. Jas 5.14,
15, 16, 17, 18. Ep. 6.18.
Ro 1.9 -Col. 4.12
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by F. B. Meyer
CONFESSING CHRIST BEFORE MEN
"Whosoever therefore shall
confess Me before men, him will I confess also before My Father
which is in heaven."--
CHRIST'S ULTIMATE aim is to
secure peace for our sin-stricken race, and the proclamation of
the tidings of peace is spreading throughout the world. We must
not falter in our testimony, or hide in our heart the truth which
has been committed to us, because it may bring us to contumely and
suffering. Nothing is so like to promote our own earnestness and
devotion as our constant testimony for Christ. The advance of the
Kingdom of God is determined much less by remarkable missions and
sermons, as by each one saying to his neighbour: "Know the Lord!"
We should begin with our
next of kin. Andrew's testimony and confession brought Peter to
Jesus (Joh 1:40-42).
And whatever blessing came to the Church, and to the world through
the testimony and confession of Peter must be partly credited to
his brother Andrew.
We must confess Christ to
our nearest friends. Philip found Nathanael. Our friends expect
that we should let them share our inner thoughts and experience.
Sometimes we can only give our simple testimony: "We have found
Christ," but as we bring those whom we love to Christ, we shall
ever find Him sympathetic and willing to meet our endeavours with
His mighty help and fellowship. How He welcomed Peter, and read
the character of Nathanael.
Our personal testimony is
invaluable. The woman of Samaria brought the entire city to the
feet of Jesus by her confession. Many of the Samaritans believed
on Him for the saying of the woman, which testified, "He told me
all that ever I did." That was the beginning of a great revival.
It was Mr. Moody's custom to
speak each day, personally, to some one about the Lord Jesus. If
any shall say that this habit is apt to become mechanical and
formal, I can only answer that the days when I have lived like
that have been the most radiant of my life. It is not necessary
that one should be always interlarding phraseology with references
to religion, but there must be no coveting of the light within us
How great an honour it will be to be confessed by Christ before
all worlds, and to be presented by Him with exceeding joy before
the Father (Jud 1:24).
"If we suffer, we shall also reign with Him; if we deny Him, He
will also deny us."
May we so represent Christ
our Lord in this world that men may love Him for what they see of
His likeness in us. AMEN.
by C H Spurgeon
(Read C H Spurgeon's testimony
- It is miraculous as is EVERY testimony of the new birth)
Absolutely No Remembrance
And their sins and iniquities will I remember no more. (Hebrews
According to this gracious covenant the Lord treats His people as
if they had never sinned. Practically, He forgets all their
trespasses. Sins of all kinds He treats as if they had never been,
as if they were quite erased from His memory. O miracle of grace!
God here doth that which in certain aspects is impossible to Him.
His mercy worketh miracles which far transcend all other miracles.
Our God ignores our sin now that the sacrifice of Jesus has
ratified the covenant. We may rejoice in Him without fear that He
will be provoked to anger against us because of our iniquities.
See! He puts us among the children; He accepts us as righteous; He
takes delight in us as if we were perfectly holy. He even puts us
into places of trust; makes us guardians of His honor, trustees of
the crown jewels, stewards of the gospel. He counts us worthy and
gives us a ministry; this is the highest and most special proof
that He does not remember our sins. Even when we forgive an enemy,
we are very slow to trust him; we judge it to be imprudent so to
do. But the Lord forgets our sins and treats us as if we had never
erred. O my soul, what a promise is this! Believe it and be happy.
MORNING AND EVENING
Spurgeon's Morning Reading Evening, July 23
Even thou wast as one of them.”
Brotherly kindness was due from Edom to Israel in the time of
need, but instead thereof, the men of Esau made common cause with
Israel’s foes. Special stress in the sentence before us is laid
upon the word thou; as when Caesar cried to Brutus, “and thou
Brutus”; a bad action may be all the worse, because of the person
who has committed it. When we sin, who are the chosen favourites
of heaven, we sin with an emphasis; ours is a crying offence,
because we are so peculiarly indulged. If an angel should lay his
hand upon us when we are doing evil, he need not use any other
rebuke than the question, “What thou? What dost thou here?” Much
forgiven, much delivered, much instructed, much enriched, much
blessed, shall we dare to put forth our hand unto evil? God
A few minutes of confession may be beneficial to thee, gentle
reader, this morning. Hast thou never been as the wicked? At an
evening party certain men laughed at uncleanness, and the joke was
not altogether offensive to thine ear, even thou wast as one of
them. When hard things were spoken concerning the ways of God,
thou wast bashfully silent; and so, to on-lookers, thou wast as
one of them. When worldlings were bartering in the market, and
driving hard bargains, wast thou not as one of them? When they
were pursuing vanity with a hunter’s foot, wert thou not as greedy
for gain as they were? Could any difference be discerned between
thee and them? Is there any difference? Here we come to close
quarters. Be honest with thine own soul, and make sure that thou
art a new creature in Christ Jesus; but when this is sure, walk
jealously, lest any should again be able to say, “Even thou wast
as one of them.” Thou wouldst not desire to share their eternal
doom, why then be like them here? Come not thou into their secret,
lest thou come into their ruin. Side with the afflicted people of
God, and not with the world.
Spurgeon's Evening Reading Evening, July 23
“The blood of Jesus Christ his Son cleanseth us from all sin.”
1 John 1:7
“Cleanseth,” says the text—not “shall cleanse.” There are
multitudes who think that as a dying hope they may look forward to
pardon. Oh! how infinitely better to have cleansing now than to
depend on the bare possibility of forgiveness when I come to die.
Some imagine that a sense of pardon is an attainment only
obtainable after many years of Christian experience. But
forgiveness of sin is a present thing—a privilege for this day, a
joy for this very hour. The moment a sinner trusts Jesus he is
fully forgiven. The text, being written in the present tense, also
indicates continuance; it was “cleanseth” yesterday, it is
“cleanseth” today, it will be “cleanseth” tomorrow: it will be
always so with you, Christian, until you cross the river; every
hour you may come to this fountain, for it cleanseth still.
Notice, likewise, the completeness of the cleansing, “The blood of
Jesus Christ his Son cleanseth us from all sin”—not only from sin,
but “from all sin.” Reader, I cannot tell you the exceeding
sweetness of this word, but I pray God the Holy Ghost to give you
a taste of it. Manifold are our sins against God. Whether the bill
be little or great, the same receipt can discharge one as the
other. The blood of Jesus Christ is as blessed and divine a
payment for the transgressions of blaspheming Peter as for the
shortcomings of loving John; our iniquity is gone, all gone at
once, and all gone forever. Blessed completeness! What a sweet
theme to dwell upon as one gives himself to sleep.
“Sins against a holy God;
Sins against his righteous laws;
Sins against his love, his blood;
Sins against his name and cause;
Sins immense as is the sea-
From them all he cleanseth me.”
JULY The Twenty-third
A GREAT SOUL AT PRAYER
2Chronicles 6:12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21.
LET me reverently study this great prayer in order that, when I go to the
house of God, I may be able to enrich its ministry by the wealth of my own
Solomon prayed that the eyes of the Lord might be open toward the house
“day and night.” Like the eyes of a mother upon her child! Like the eyes
of a lover upon his beloved! And therefore it is more than protective
vision; shall we reverently say that it is inventive vision, devising
gracious surprises, anticipating needs, preparing love-gifts; it is sight
which is both insight and foresight, ever inspecting and prospecting for
the loved one’s good.
And Solomon prayed that God’s ear might be open to the cry of His people’s
need. “Hear Thou from Thy dwelling-place.” He prayed that the house of God
might be the place of open communion. That is ever the secret of peace,
and therefore of power. If I know that I have correspondence with the Holy
One, I shall walk and work as a child of light. If God hear me, then I can
And Solomon prays for the grace of forgiveness. He prays for the sense of
sweet emancipation which is the gift of grace. It is the miracle of
renewal, and it ought to happen every time we open the doors of the
"Year Book" 1895
"He himself went a day's journey into the desert. He came to a
juniper tree, sat down under it and prayed that he might die. "I
have had enough, LORD," he said. "Take my life; I am no better
than my ancestors." 1 Kings 19:4
He was sorely discouraged. It seemed to him that all he had done,
had come to nothing. There are few things we need more to guard
against than discouragement. When once we come under its
influence, it makes us weak, robbing us of our hope and making
cowards of us. Many a life is discrowned and drawn down to
failure, through discouragement.
It is surely a sad picture: this greatest of the old prophets
lying there under the little bush, in the wilderness, longing to
die! If he had died then and there, what an inglorious ending it
would have made of his life! As it was, however, he lived to do
further glorious work and to see great results from his contest
with idolatry. God was kinder to him, than he knew.
It is wrong to wish ourselves dead. Life is God's gift to us, a
sacred trust for which we shall have to give account. While God
keeps us living—he has something for us to do. Our prayer should
be for grace to do our duty bravely and well unto the end. From
Elijah's after-experience, we learn that we would never be cast
down by any discouraging experiences. The things we think have
failed are often only slowly ripening into rich success. We have
only to be faithful to God and to duty, and we may always rejoice.
What seems failure—is often best success.
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= command to make this privilege our practice!) for
yourselves treasure in heaven (cp Mt 6:20-note,
1Th 2:19, 20-note,
Lk 10:2, Col 4:2,3-note,
2Th 3:1, Rev 7:9-note)
We will do much of what we do on earth in heaven, but
one thing we cannot do is share the Gospel and intercede
for souls to be saved. Beloved, let this sobering truth
cause us to
redeem the time,
making the most of the opportunities we have today to
intercede for these innumerable souls who have never
heard the Gospel or the Name of Jesus.
Pray for the unreached people groups.
Global Prayer Digest
(1) GLOBAL PRAYER DIGEST
- Prayer Efforts for the Zhuang People
Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or
imagine… (Ephesians 3:20, NIV).
“Prayer changes things” is a motto for many followers of Christ.
Certainly all of you believe in the power of prayer or you
wouldn’t be praying today. I invite you to take a moment and
recall some of the answered prayers you have witnessed. Let those
memories encourage you as we consider the challenge of
evangelizing the Zhuang peoples.
For several days now, we have read about and prayed for various
subgroups among the Zhuang. But these prayer days have only
touched the surface. How will there be a church planting movement
among these 17 million people broken up into 50 subgroups? Those
who have had contact with them tell us they are responsive, but
the workers are few. So, according to our information, all 50
Zhuang subgroups remain unreached.
For this reason there is a movement calling individuals and groups
to regularly focus their prayers on behalf of the Zhuang people.
Imagine the miracles God will achieve when a group of believers
gives 31 days a month to focused prayer!
One particularly helpful source is: http://www.infomekong.com/downloads/prayerguides/31daysforthezhuang.pdf.
If you would like to receive regular prayer materials for the
Zhuang peoples, write to: email@example.com
Learn more at joshuaproject.net
Ask the Lord for thousands of believers to regularly pray for the
Zhuang peoples long after this month is over. Pray that these
prayer efforts will result in a church planting movement among
each one of the 50 Zhuang subgroups.
Acts 4:29 (NIV)
"Now, Lord, consider their threats and enable your servants to
speak Your Word with great boldness."
As the gospel penetrates Zhuang communities, persecution from
their leaders is certain. Some will consider them to be traitors
to their people by embracing a “foreign religion.” This has been
happening ever since the days when the apostles uttered this
prayer from Acts 4. But notice that they prayed for boldness, not
for safety. The purposes of God were more important to them than
their own lives.
Pray that as the Zhuang peoples embrace the gospel, many believers
will, like the first century disciples, put the purposes of God
above their own. Pray that as they receive this good Word, the
people will rejoice in the fact that their suffering is according
to “the deliberate and well-thought-out plan of God.”
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Restore us, O God of our
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generations? Will You not Yourself revive us again, that Your
people may rejoice in You? Show us Your lovingkindness, O LORD,
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hosts, How long will You be angry with the prayer of Your people?
Bryon Paulus, director
of Life Action Ministries, has said our greatest obstacle for
revival is failure to pray, to plead, to intercede, to cry out.
Leonard Ravenhill summed it up...
doesn't need to pray. The self-sufficient doesn't want to
self-righteous cannot pray!
Paulus commented: "Those three
principles apply to revival: We are so self-satisfied that
we don't want revival, so
self-sufficient that we think we don't need revival, and so
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While we still have time!
God addressed Israel
in the following famous passage but the timeless principle is
apropos to believers in America ...
If I shut up the heavens so
that there is no rain, or if I command the locust to devour the
land, or if I send pestilence among My people,
and My people who are called by My name humble themselves
and pray, and seek My face and turn from
their wicked ways,
then I will hear
from heaven, will forgive their sin, and will heal
their land. (2Chr 7:13, 14)
J. Barton Payne writes that
"This great verse, the best known in all Chronicles, expresses as
does no other in Scripture God’s requirement for national
blessing, whether in Solomon’s land, in Ezra’s, or in our own.
Those who believe must forsake their sins, turn from the life that
is centered in self, and yield to God’s word and will. Then, and
only then, will heaven send revival."
May God grant His children
grace to plead for a Spirit driven, God glorifying, Word centered,
Christ exalting revival of the Body of Christ in America.
First of all, then, I urge that
entreaties and prayers, petitions and thanksgivings, be made on
behalf of all men, for kings and all who are in authority, in
order that we may lead a tranquil and quiet life in all godliness
and dignity. (1Ti 2:1,2)
Our Heavenly Father
desires to hear His children cry out with "fasting, sackcloth and
ashes" (Da 9:3), reflecting not the external appearance of our
bodies, but more accurately the internal condition of our hearts -
sinful (Da 9:5 - "we" not "they"!), rejecting His Holy Word
(Da 9:6-"we"), shameful (Da 9:8-"us"), contrite, and
broken (Ps 51:17), over our national rejection of God's righteous
and holy Name...
Daniel's prayer (Da 9:3,
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19) is an
excellent "template" for all saints to emulate as we begin to
intercede with a sense of urgency for
America and especially for God's Name and reputation considering
that the world thinks of us as a "Christian nation" and we once
called ourselves "One Nation Under God"!
Matthew Henry's comments
on Lev 26:40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46 (directed first to Israel but
applicable to any nation that rejects Him)
Among the Israelites, persons
were not always prosperous or afflicted according to their
obedience or disobedience. But national prosperity was the
effect of national obedience, and national judgments
were brought on by national wickedness. Israel was under a
National wickedness will end
in the ruin of any people,
especially where the Word of God and the light of the Gospel are
Sooner or later, sin will be
the ruin, as well as the reproach, of every people.
Oh that, being humbled for
we might avert the rising storm before it bursts upon us!
(Note: Henry's comments
were published in 1706 and national revival, the
First Great Awakening,
occurred in the 1730's and 1740's! Brethren, there is hope because
there is a "God of hope"! Ro 15:13)
God grant that we may, in this
consider the things which belong to our eternal peace.
Righteousness exalts a
But sin is a disgrace to any people.
My (Our) soul cleaves
to the dust;
according to Thy word.
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