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The Concentration of Personal Sin

"Woe is me, for I am undone! Because I am a man of unclean lips . . ." (Isaiah 6:5) When I come into the very presence of God, I do not realize that I am...
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The Conditions of Discipleship

"If anyone comes to Me and does not hate his father and mother, wife and children, brothers and sisters, yes, and his own life also . . . And whoever does not bear his cross and...
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The Inevitable Penalty

"You will by no means get out of there till you have paid the last penny." (Matthew 5:26) There is no heaven that has a little corner of hell in it. God is determined to make...
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Do It Now!

"Agree with your adversary quickly . . ." (Matthew 5:25) Am I insisting on having my own rights, or am I paying what I owe from Jesus Christ’s standpoint? Do it quickly — bring yourself to...
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The Strictest Discipline

"If your right hand causes you to sin, cut it off and cast it from you; for it is more profitable for you that one of your members perish, than for your whole body to be...
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Held by the Grip of God

"I press on, that I may lay hold of that for which Christ Jesus has also laid hold of me." (Philippians 3:12) Never choose to be a worker for God, but once God has placed His...
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The Overshadowing of God’s Personal Deliverance

". . . I am with you to deliver you,’ says the Lord." (Jeremiah 1:8) Wherever God sends us, He will guard our lives. Our personal property and possessions are to be a matter of indifference...
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Drawing on the Grace of God — Now

"We . . . plead with you not to receive the grace of God in vain." (2 Corinthians 6:1) Grace is the overflowing favor of God, and you can always count on it being available to...
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Receiving Yourself in the Fires of Sorrow

". . . what shall I say? ’Father, save Me from this hour’? But for this purpose I came to this hour. ’Father, glorify Your name’." (John 12:27-28) As a saint of God, my attitude toward...
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Reconciling Yourself to the Fact of Sin

"This is your hour, and the power of darkness." (Luke 22:53) Not being reconciled to the fact of sin — not recognizing it and refusing to deal with it — produces all the disasters in life....
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