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The Dilemma of Obedience

"Samuel was afraid to tell Eli the vision." (1 Samuel 3:15) God never speaks to us in dramatic ways, but in ways that are easy to misunderstand. Then we say, “I wonder if that is...
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How Could Someone Be So Ignorant!

"Who are You, Lord?" (Acts 26:15) There is no escape when our Lord speaks. He always comes using His authority and taking hold of our understanding. Has the voice of God come to you directly?...
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How Could Someone So Persecute Jesus!

"Saul, Saul, why are you persecuting me?" (Acts 26:14) Are you determined to have your own way in living for God? . . . Stubbornness and self-will will always stab Jesus Christ. It may hurt...
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Look Again and Think

"Do not worry about your life . . . " (Matthew 6:25) A warning which needs to be repeated is that “the cares of this world and the deceitfulness of riches,” and the lust for...
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Look Again and Consecrate

"If God so clothes the grass of the field . . . , will He not much more clothe you . . . ?" (Matthew 6:30) Jesus asks us to consider that “if God so...
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Leave Room for God

"When it pleased God . . . " (Galatians 1:15) As servants of God, we must learn to make room for Him—to give God “elbow room.” We plan and figure and predict that this or...
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God’s Overpowering Purpose

"I have appeared to you for this purpose . . ." (Acts 26:16) Our Lord said to Paul, in effect, “Your whole life is to be overpowered or subdued by Me; you are to have...
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Transformed by Beholding

"We all, with unveiled face, beholding as in a mirror the glory of the Lord, are being transformed into the same image . . ." (2 Corinthians 3:18) The greatest characteristic a Christian can exhibit...
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Am I Looking To God?

"Look to Me, and be saved . . ." (Isaiah 45:22) Do we expect God to come to us with His blessings and save us? He says, “Look to Me, and be saved . ....
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Recall What God Remembers

"Thus says the Lord: ’I remember . . . the kindness of your youth . . .’" (Jeremiah 2:2) Am I as spontaneously kind to God as I used to be, or am I only...
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