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The Cost of Sanctification

"May the God of peace Himself sanctify you completely . . . " (1 Thessalonians 5:23)  Are we prepared to pay the cost of sanctification? The cost will be...
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Spiritual Dejection

"We were hoping that it was He who was going to redeem Israel. Indeed, besides all this, today is the third day since these things happened." (Luke 24:21)  Dejection...
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Are You Ready To Be Poured Out As an Offering? (2)

"I am already being poured out as a drink offering . . . " (2 Timothy 4:6)  Are you ready to be poured out as an offering? It is...
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Are You Ready To Be Poured Out As an Offering? (1)

"If I am being poured out as a drink offering on the sacrifice and service of your faith, I am glad and rejoice with you all." (Philippians 2:17)  Are...
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The Compelling Majesty of His Power

"The love of Christ compels us . . . " (2 Corinthians 5:14)  Paul said that he was overpowered, subdued, and held as in a vise by “the love...
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Becoming the “Filth of the World”

"We have been made as the filth of the world . . ." (1 Corinthians 4:13)  These words are not an exaggeration. The only reason they may not be...
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The Compelling Force of the Call

"Woe is me if I do not preach the gospel!" (1 Corinthians 9:16)  Paul’s words have to do with our being made servants of Jesus Christ, and our permission...
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The Call of God

"Christ did not send me to baptize, but to preach the gospel . . ." (1 Corinthians 1:17)  If God were human, how sick and tired He would be...
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Do You See Your Calling?

". . . separated to the gospel of God. . ." (Romans 1:1)  Paul did not say that he separated himself, but “when it pleased God, who separated me...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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