Ready for Either?

A great passage from Charles Haddon Spurgeon’s Morning and Evening Devotional from Philippians 1:21, “For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain,” (ESV). The believer did not always live to Christ. He began to do so when God the Holy Spirit convinced him of sin, and when by grace he was […]

George Muller: The Day He Died to Self


When asked what God had taught him most deeply about life, George Mueller (1805-1898), pastor and philanthropist, explained: There was a day when I died, utterly died, died to George Mueller, his opinions, preferences, tastes and will, died to the world, its approval or censure, died to the approval or blame even of my brethren […]