Thursday, 24 May 2012

Spurgeon and Prayer


Quite often dip into Spurgeon's daily readings, Morning and Evening. This morning a helpful and somewhat salutary word about a Christian's prayer life,

What a God is He thus to hear the prayers of those who come to Him when they have pressing wants, but neglect Him when they have received a mercy; who approach Him when they are forced to come, but who almost forget to address Him when mercies are plentiful and sorrows are few. Let His gracious kindness in hearing such prayers touch our hearts, so that we may henceforth be found "Praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit."




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