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Scripture at Sunrise 2.19.2020

“There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus.” -Romans 8:1

On any given day, be aware of whose voice has more power over your heart than your heavenly Father’s voice. What God says to us, and about us in Jesus, is the most true, healing, and liberating reality in the entire cosmos, and all of eternity. -Scotty Smith

Scripture at Sunrise 2.26.2019

The lip of truth shall be established for ever; but a lying tongue is but for a moment.” -Proverbs 12:19

Truth wears well. Time tests it, but it right well endures the trial. R; then, I have spoken the truth and have for the present to suffer for it, I must be content to wait. If also I believe the truth of God and endeavor to declare it, I may meet with much opposition, but I need not fear, for ultimately the truth must prevail.

What a poor thing is the temporary triumph of falsehood! “A lying lip is but for a moment!” It is a mere gourd which comes up in a night and perishes in a night; and the greater its development the more manifest its decay. On the other hand, how worthy of an immortal being is the avowal and defense of that truth which can never change; the everlasting gospel, which is established in the immutable truth of an unchanging God! An old proverb saith, “He that speaks truth shames the devil.” Assuredly he that speaks the truth of God will put to shame all the devils in hell and confound all the seed of the serpent which now hiss out their falsehoods.

O my heart, take care that thou be in all things on the side of truth, both in small things and great; but specially, on the side of Him by whom grace and truth have come among men!

[from Faith’s Checkbook by Charles H. Spurgeon]

Scripture at Sunrise 9.9.2010

“For the word of the Lord is upright, and all His work is done in faithfulness.”  -Psalm 33:4

Whether I am up or down, the Lord Jesus Christ is the same. Whether I sing or sigh, the promise is true and the Promiser is faithful.  -Charles H. Spurgeon via Mark Altrogge’s Twitter