Complaining about Weather

Complaining about Weather

“When we complain about the weather we are, in reality, murmuring against God.” What a declaration is this: “He sendeth forth His commandment upon earth: His word runneth very swiftly. He giveth snow like wool: He scattereth the hoar frost like...
Are You Ready?

Are You Ready?

A New Year’s Meditation by J.C. Ryle “Be also ready.”¬†Matthew 24:44 Reader, I ask you a plain question at the beginning of a New Year. Are you ready? It is a solemn thing to part company with the old year. It is a still more solemn thing to begin a...

Audio: God With Us

Special Advent Meditation by Charles H. Spurgeon (1856-1892) | Broadcast on 89.5 FM http://reedsburgchurch.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/SD_12_25_GRC.mp3 Click Here to...
A Flood of Wrath

A Flood of Wrath

In a recent sermon, the Pastor McShaffrey recommended the old puritan practice of “occasional meditation” (i.e., observing an earthly matter and using it to lift your mind to more heavenly thoughts). This week’s flooding has prompted many to keep a...
Spend Today with God

Spend Today with God

A holy life is inclined to be made easier when we know the usual sequence and method of our duties – with everything falling into its proper place. Therefore, I shall give some brief directions for spending the day in a holy manner: Sleep Measure the time of...
How to listen to a sermon

How to listen to a sermon

Jesus said, ‘Therefore consider carefully how you listen’ (Luke 8:18). ¬†Here are some cautions and directions, in order to help you hear sermons with profit and advantage: 1. Come to hear them, not out of curiosity, but from a sincere desire to know and do...