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Will To Be Faithful

". . . choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve . . ." (Joshua 24:15) A person’s will is embodied in the actions of the whole person. I cannot give up my will...
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All Efforts of Worth and Excellence Are Difficult

"Enter by the narrow gate . . . Because narrow is the gate and difficult is the way which leads to life . . ." (Matthew 7:13-14) If we are going to live as disciples...
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Visions Become Reality

"The parched ground shall become a pool . . ." (Isaiah 35:7) God gives us a vision, and then He takes us down to the valley to batter us into the shape of that vision....
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Don’t Plan Without God

"Commit your way to the Lord, trust also in Him, and He shall bring it to pass." (Psalm 37:5) Don’t plan without God. God seems to have a delightful way of upsetting the plans we...
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One of God’s Great “Don’ts”

"Do not fret — it only causes harm." (Psalm 37:8) Worrying always results in sin. We tend to think that a little anxiety and worry are simply an indication of how wise we really are,...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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