Walk Worthy is our new book. Hot off the press, it features over 290 devotionals. Current issues addressed include Born to Be Wild, Does God Say Yes to Marijuana, Consider the Ant, Wrestling of Wills, Be a Man, and hundreds more. Please check out this video for more information. This book will help build your faith. Play the video below for more information. Click Here to Order  Click here to Download the Instructor Package

 

Monday, February 18th - Evening

Father, I have sinned. - Luke 15:18

— Morning & Evening, with Charles Spurgeon Devotionals

It is quite certain that those whom Christ has washed in His precious blood need not make a confession of sin, as culprits or criminals, before God the Judge, for Christ has for ever taken away all their sins in a legal sense, so that they no longer stand where they can be condemned, but are once for all accepted in the Beloved; but having become children, and offending as children, ought they not every day to go before their heavenly Father and confess their sin, and acknowledge their iniquity in that character? Nature teaches that it is the duty of erring children to make a confession to their earthly father, and the grace of God in the heart teaches us that we, as Christians, owe the same duty to our heavenly father. We daily offend, and ought not to rest without daily pardon. For, supposing that my trespasses against my Father are not at once taken to Him to be washed away by the cleansing power of the Lord Jesus, what will be the consequence? If I have not sought forgiveness and been washed from these offences against my Father, I shall feel at a distance from Him; I shall doubt His love to me; I shall tremble at Him; I shall be afraid to pray to Him: I shall grow like the prodigal, who, although still a child, was yet far off from his father. But if, with a child's sorrow at offending so gracious and loving a Parent, I go to Him and tell Him all, and rest not till I realize that I am forgiven, then I shall feel a holy love to my Father, and shall go through my Christian career, not only as saved, but as one enjoying present peace in God through Jesus Christ my Lord. There is a wide distinction between confessing sin as a culprit, and confessing sin as a child. The Father's bosom is the place for penitent confessions. We have been cleansed once for all, but our feet still need to be washed from the defilement of our daily walk as children of God.

 

Bible Verses about God’s Grace

Romans 6:14 (KJB) For sin shall not have dominion over you: for ye are not under the law, but under grace.

1 Peter 1:15-16 (KJB) But as he which hath called you is holy, so be ye holy in all manner of conversation;  Because it is written, Be ye holy; for I am holy.

Matthew 5:48 (KJB) Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father which is in heaven is perfect.

Hebrews 7:18-19 (KJB) For there is verily a disannulling of the commandment going before for the weakness and unprofitableness thereof.  For the law made nothing perfect, but the bringing in of a better hope did; by the which we draw nigh unto God.

Galatians 2:16 (KJB) Knowing that a man is not justified by the works of the law, but by the faith of Jesus Christ, even we have believed in Jesus Christ, that we might be justified by the faith of Christ, and not by the works of the law: for by the works of the law shall no flesh be justified.

Galatians 3:2 (KJB) This only would I learn of you, Received ye the Spirit by the works of the law, or by the hearing of faith?

Galatians 3:24 (KJB) Wherefore the law was our schoolmaster to bring us unto Christ, that we might be justified by faith.


Great Bible Verses about Grace

  • But if ye be led of the Spirit, ye are not under the law. –Galatians 5:18 (KJB)

  • Being justified freely by his grace through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus: –Romans 3:24 (KJB)

  • For the law was given by Moses, but grace and truth came by Jesus Christ. –John 1:17 (KJB) 

  • I do not frustrate the grace of God: for if righteousness come by the law, then Christ is dead in vain. –Galatians 2:21 (KJB)

  • For the grace of God that bringeth salvation hath appeared to all men. –Titus 2:11 (KJB)

  • But grow in grace, and in the knowledge of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. To him be glory both now and for ever. Amen. –2 Peter 3:18 (KJB)