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About paullintott

Christian, husband, father and pastor.

Spurgeon on Suffering

“For as the sufferings of Christ abound in us, so our consolation also aboundeth by Christ.” 2 Corinthians 1:5   There is a blessed proportion. The Ruler of Providence bears a pair of scales-in this side he puts his people’s trials, and … Continue reading

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Spurgeon on Christ’s love for us

“The love of the Lord.”  Hosea 3:1   Believer, look back through all thine experience, and think of the way whereby the Lord thy God has led thee in the wilderness, and how he hath fed and clothed thee every … Continue reading

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Losing sight of Christ

The power and appropriateness of Spurgeon’s “Morning and Evening” has been astonishing. Let me share another for encouragement: “I sought him, but I found him not.”  Song of Solomon 3:1 Tell me where you lost the company of a Christ, … Continue reading

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Prayer – Wisdom from Spurgeon

“Beginning to sink, he cried, saying, Lord, save me.” — Matthew 14:30 Sinking times are praying times with the Lord’s servants. Peter neglected prayer at starting upon his venturous journey, but when he began to sink his danger made him … Continue reading

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John Lewis

There is something strangely moving about watching a snowman go to extraordinary lengths to procure a hat and gloves for his beloved snowwife. Of course said blandly like that it sounds unimpressive but the makers of the John Lewis advert … Continue reading

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Is God Jealous?

While reading through the Ten Commandments again yesterday I was struck at God’s description of himself as jealous. Of course we baulk at that because it seems so wrong that God could display something as ugly as jealousy. But jealously … Continue reading

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Gadgets and Gizmos

This may strike you as somewhat of strange post but I’ve been thinking about my love of gadgets and what it is that drives it. Since my earliest memories of TV are watching and loving Star Trek I confess that … Continue reading

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