Trustworthy Wisdom@Work

A Repository of Wisdom from Trusted Sources

The Servant’s Primary Goal

"We make it our aim . . . to be well pleasing to Him." (2 Corinthians 5:9)  “We make it our aim. . . .” It requires a conscious...
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The Master Will Judge

"We must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ . . ." (2 Corinthians 5:10)  If you will learn here and now to live under the scrutiny of...
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The Discipline of Dismay

"As they followed they were afraid." (Mark 10:32)  At the beginning of our life with Jesus Christ, we were sure we knew all there was to know about following...
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Yielding

". . . you are that one’s slaves whom you obey . . ." (Romans 6:16)  The first thing I must be willing to admit when I begin to...
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God’s Total Surrender to Us

"For God so loved the world that He gave . . ." (John 3:16)  As I am caught up into total surrender to God, I become thrilled with something...
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Total Surrender

"Peter began to say to Him, ’See, we have left all and followed You’." (Mark 10:28)  Genuine total surrender is a personal sovereign preference for Jesus Christ Himself. Where...
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Obedience to the “Heavenly Vision”

"I was not disobedient to the heavenly vision." (Acts 26:19)  If we lose “the heavenly vision” God has given us, we alone are responsible — not God. We lose...
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Being an Example of His Message

"Preach the word!" (2 Timothy 4:2)  We are not saved only to be instruments for God, but to be His sons and daughters. He does not turn us into...
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Turning Back or Walking with Jesus?

"Do you also want to go away?" (John 6:67)  What a penetrating question! Our Lord’s words often hit home for us when He speaks in the simplest way. In...
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The Surrendered Life

"I have been crucified with Christ . . ." (Galatians 2:20)  To become one with Jesus Christ, a person must be willing not only to give up sin, but...
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The Source of Abundant Joy

"In all these things we are more than conquerors through Him who loved us." (Romans 8:37)  The underlying foundation of the Christian faith is the undeserved, limitless miracle of...
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Taking the Next Step

". . . in much patience, in tribulations, in needs, in distresses." (2 Corinthians 6:4)  When you have no vision from God, no enthusiasm left in your life, and...
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