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The Burning Heart

"Did not our heart burn within us . . . ?" (Luke 24:32) We must learn to maintain the secret of the burning heart — a heart that can go through anythi...
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Identified or Simply Interested?

"I have been crucified with Christ . . ." (Galatians 2:20) The inescapable spiritual need each of us has is the need to sign the death certificate of ...
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Friendship with God

"Shall I hide from Abraham what I am doing . . . ?" (Genesis 18:17) This friendship means being so intimately in touch with God that you never even ne...
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Abraham’s Life of Faith

"He went out, not knowing where he was going." (Hebrews 11:8) Living a life of faith means never knowing where you are being led. But it does mean lov...
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Will I Bring Myself Up to This Level?

". . . perfecting holiness in the fear of God." (2 Corinthians 7:1) “Therefore, having these promises. . .” I claim God’s promises for my life and loo...
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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 decision and effort to ...
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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 Christ...
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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 fol...
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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 examine what controls a...
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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 infinitely...
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