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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 the vision because of our own...
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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 spiritual agents but into spiritual messengers,...
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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 spite of the fact that we...
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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 also to surrender his whole way...
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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 the love of God that was...
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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 no one watching and encouraging you,...
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Is He Really My Lord?

". . . so that I may finish my race with joy, and the ministry which I received from the Lord Jesus . . ." (Acts 20:24) Joy comes from seeing the complete fulfillment of...
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Is This True of Me?

"None of these things move me; nor do I count my life dear to myself . . ." (Acts 20:24) It is easier to serve or work for God without a vision and without a...
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His Commission to Us

"Feed My sheep" (John 21:17) When we receive the life of Christ through the Holy Spirit, He unites us with God so that His love is demonstrated in us. The goal of the indwelling Holy...
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Have You Felt the Pain Inflicted by the Lord?

"He said to him the third time, ’. . . do you love Me?’" (John 21:17) Have you ever felt the pain, inflicted by the Lord, at the very center of your being, deep down...
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