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My Utmost for His Highest

Christ-Awareness

". . . and I will give you rest." (Matthew 11:28)Whenever anything begins to disintegrate your life with Jesus Christ, turn to Him at once, asking Him to re-establish...
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Self-Awareness

"Come to Me . . ." (Matthew 11:28)God intends for us to live a well-rounded life in Christ Jesus, but there are times when that life is attacked from...
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Have You Ever Been Speechless with Sorrow?

"When he heard this, he became very sorrowful, for he was very rich." (Luke 18:23)Has God’s Word ever come to you, pointing out an area of your life, requiring...
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Are You Discouraged or Devoted?

". . . Jesus . . . said to him, ’You still lack one thing. Sell all that you have . . . and come, follow Me.’ But when...
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Does He Know Me . . . ?

"He calls his own . . . by name . . ." (John 10:3)It is possible to know all about doctrine and still not know Jesus. A person’s soul...
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The Evidence of the New Birth

"You must be born again." (John 3:7)The answer to Nicodemus’ question, “How can a man be born when he is old?” is: Only when he is willing to die...
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The Discipline of the Lord

"My son, do not despise the chastening of the Lord, nor be discouraged when you are rebuked by Him." (Hebrews 12:5)It is very easy to grieve the Spirit of...
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Do Not Quench the Spirit

"Do not quench the Spirit." (1 Thessalonians 5:19)The voice of the Spirit of God is as gentle as a summer breeze — so gentle that unless you are living...
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The Theology of Resting in God

"Why are you fearful, O you of little faith?" (Matthew 8:26)When we are afraid, the least we can do is pray to God. But our Lord has a right...
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This Experience Must Come

"Elijah went up by a whirlwind into heaven. And Elisha . . . saw him no more." (2 Kings 2:11-12)It is not wrong for you to depend on your...
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The Holy Suffering of the Saint

"Let those who suffer according to the will of God commit their souls to Him in doing good . . ." (1 Peter 4:19)The saint who satisfies the heart...
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Prayer in the Father’s Hearing

"Jesus lifted up His eyes and said, ’Father, I thank You that You have heard Me.’" (John 11:41)Never let your common sense become so prominent and forceful that it...
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Prayer in the Father’s Honor

". . . that Holy One who is to be born will be called the Son of God." (Luke 1:35)Am I simple enough to identify myself with my Lord...
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Prayer in the Father’s House

". . . they found Him in the temple . . . And He said to them, ’. . . Did you not know that I must be about...
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The Cross in Prayer

"In that day you will ask in My name . . ." (John 16:26)We too often think of the Cross of Christ as something we have to get through,...
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The Bewildering Call of God

"’. . . and all things that are written by the prophets concerning the Son of Man will be accomplished.’ . . . But they understood none of these...
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The Brave Friendship of God

"He took the twelve aside . . ." (Luke 18:31)Oh, the bravery of God in trusting us! Do you say, “But He has been unwise to choose me, because...
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The Compelling Purpose of God

"He . . . said to them, ’Behold, we are going up to Jerusalem . . ." (Luke 18:31)We are not taken into a conscious agreement with God’s purpose...
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The Teaching of Adversity

"In the world you will have tribulation; but be of good cheer, I have overcome the world." (John 16:33)If you are a child of God, you will certainly encounter...
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Learning About His Ways

"When Jesus finished commanding His twelve disciples . . . He departed from there to teach and to preach in their cities." (Matthew 11:1)He comes where He commands us...
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