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Book Review: Around the Wicket Gate by C.H. Spurgeon

Around the Wicket Gate by Charles Haddon Spurgeon My rating: 5 of 5 starsKindle Charles Spurgeon never disappoints. I have been using quotes from his books on my blog and always touched a heart when I did. The Holy Spirit guides writers like this… Continue Reading “Book Review: Around the Wicket Gate by C.H. Spurgeon”

C.H. Spurgeon Around the Wicket Gate

Chapter Eleven — To those who have Believed Friends, if now you have begun to trust the Lord, trust Him out and out. Let your faith be the most real and practical thing in your whole life. Don’t trust the Lord in mere sentiment… Continue Reading “C.H. Spurgeon Around the Wicket Gate”

C.H. Spurgeon Around the Wicket Gate

Chapter Ten — Without Faith No Salvation Some think it hard that there should be nothing for them but ruin if they will not believe in Jesus Christ; but if you will think for a minute you will see that it is just and… Continue Reading “C.H. Spurgeon Around the Wicket Gate”

C.H. Spurgeon Around the Wicket Gate

Chapter Nine — On Raising Questions In these days, a simple, childlike faith is very rare; but the usual thing is to believe nothing, and question everything. Doubts are as plentiful as blackberries, and all hands and lips are stained with them. To me… Continue Reading “C.H. Spurgeon Around the Wicket Gate”

C.H. Spurgeon – Around the Wicket Gate

Chapter Eight — A Real Hindrance Although it is by no means a difficult thing in itself to believe Him who cannot lie, and to trust in One whom we know to be able to save, yet something may intervene which may render even… Continue Reading “C.H. Spurgeon – Around the Wicket Gate”

C.H. Spurgeon – Around the Wicket Gate

Chapter Seven — A Helpful Survey To help the seeker to a true faith in Jesus, I would remind him of the work of the Lord Jesus in the room and place and stead of sinners. “When we were yet without strength, in due… Continue Reading “C.H. Spurgeon – Around the Wicket Gate”

C.H. Spurgeon – Around the Wicket Gat

Chapter Five — Fearing to Believe It is an odd product of our unhealthy nature—the fear to believe. Yet have I met with it often: so often that I wish I may never see it again. It looks like humility, and tries to pass… Continue Reading “C.H. Spurgeon – Around the Wicket Gat”

C.H. Spurgeon – Around the Wicket Gate

Chapter Four — Faith Very Simple To many, faith seems a hard thing. The truth is, it is only hard because it is easy. Naaman thought it hard that he should have to wash in Jordan; but if it had been some great thing,… Continue Reading “C.H. Spurgeon – Around the Wicket Gate”

C.H. Spurgeon – Around the Wicket Gate

Faith in the Person of the Lord Jesus THERE is a wretched tendency among men to leave Christ Himself out of the Gospel. They might as well leave flour out of bread. Men hear the way of salvation explained, and consent to it as… Continue Reading “C.H. Spurgeon – Around the Wicket Gate”

Around the Wicket Gate

Jesus Only WE cannot too often or too plainly tell the seeking soul that his only hope for salvation lies in the Lord Jesus Christ. It lies in Him completely, only, and alone. To save both from the guilt and the power of sin,… Continue Reading “Around the Wicket Gate”