Pithy gems from Spurgeon #5

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Look to the cross, and hate your sin—for sin nailed your Well-Beloved to the accursed tree!

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The sympathy of Jesus is the next most precious thing to His sin-atoning sacrifice!

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To be almost saved—is to be altogether lost! There are many in Hell who once were almost saved—but who are now altogether damned! Think of that, you who are not far from the Kingdom. It is being in the Kingdom that saves the soul—not being near the Kingdom.

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The world does not read the Bible—the world reads Christians!

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A golden coffin will be a poor compensation for a damned soul!

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If you have lived like the wicked—then you will die like the wicked, and be damned like the wicked!

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He who counts the stars and calls them by their names, is in no danger of forgetting His own children! He knows your case as thoroughly as if you were the only creature He ever made, or the only saint He ever loved!