Monday, November 26, 2012

A Great Transformation

I sometimes meet with persons who claim to be Christians and believers and all that, but they have never experienced any change that they can remember from their babyhood. Well, dear friend, there must have been such a change if you are a Christian. I will not say that you ought to know the day and the hour, but, depend upon it, if you are now what you were when you were born, you are in the gall of bitterness and in the bonds of iniquity. If there has not been a turning you are going the wrong way; every man must be turned from the way in which father Adam set his face, for our face is towards sin and destruction, and we must be turned right round so as to have our faces towards holiness and everlasting life. Where there is not such a turning there is the most solemn cause for heart-searching and humiliation and for the seeking of salvation.

Have you undergone a great transformation?

From a sermon by Charles Haddon Spurgeon entitled "Idols Abolished." Image by on Flickr under Creative Commons License.


Anonymous said...

Glad to see mentioned, of not necessarily knowing the day or the hour of asking JESUS to be a part of my life,as I have listened to many being able to recite this. As far as a change of life when committing oneself to a holy and righteous lifestyle, there would be no doubt of a fooling of oneself if this couldn't be defined

Jair Kunzler said...

Great post! I'll post it on my blog (in brazilian portuguese) Thanks for the blessing!