Isa 43:10 Ye are my witnesses, saith the LORD, and my servant whom I have chosen: that ye may know and believe me, and understand that I am he: before me there was no God formed, neither shall there be after me

Saturday, March 28, 2015

And The LORD Shall Make Thee The Head, And Not The Tail

Deut. 28:13  And the LORD shall make thee the head, and not the tail; and thou shalt be above only, and thou shalt not be beneath; if that thou hearken unto the commandments of the LORD thy God, which I command thee this day, to observe and to do them: 

If we obey the Lord, He will compel our adversaries to see that His blessing rests upon us.

Though this be a promise of the law, yet it stands good to the people of God; for Jesus has removed the curse, but He has established the blessing.

It is for saints to lead the way among men by holy influence: they are not to be the tail, to be dragged hither and thither by others.

We must not yield to the spirit of the age, but compel the age to do homage to Christ.

If the Lord be with us, we shalt not crave toleration for religion, but we shall seek to seat it on the throne of society.

Has not the Lord Jesus made His people priests'' Surely they are to teach and must not be learners from the philosophies of unbelievers.

Are we not in Christ made kings to reign upon the earth? 

How, then can we be the servants of custom, the slaves of human opinion?

Have you, dear friend, taken up your true position for Jesus?

Too many are silent because diffident, if not cowardly. 

Should we allow the name of the Lord Jesus to be kept in the background?

Should our religion drag along as a tails Should it not rather lead the way and be the ruling force with ourselves and others.

~Charles Spurgeon~

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