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My Utmost for His Highest

The Nature of Degeneration

"Just as through one man sin entered the world, and death through sin, and thus death spread to all men, because all sinned . . ." (Romans 5:12)  The...
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The Vision and The Reality

". . . to those who are . . . called to be saints . . ." (1 Corinthians 1:2)  You have had the vision, but you are not...
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The Place of Ministry

"He said to them, ’This kind [of unclean spirit] can come out by nothing but prayer and fasting’." (Mark 9:29)  We can remain powerless forever, as the disciples were...
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The Place of Humiliation

"If You can do anything, have compassion on us and help us." (Mark 9:22)  After every time of exaltation, we are brought down with a sudden rush into things...
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The Place of Exaltation

". . . Jesus took . . . them up on a high mountain apart by themselves . . ." (Mark 9:2)  The true test of our spiritual life...
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The Assigning of the Call

"I now rejoice in my sufferings for you, and fill up in my flesh what is lacking in the afflictions of Christ, for the sake of His body, which...
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The Awareness of the Call

". . . for necessity is laid upon me; yes, woe is me if I do not preach the gospel!" (1 Corinthians 9:16)  At any moment the sudden awareness...
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The “Go” of Unconditional Identification

"Jesus . . . said to him, ’One thing you lack: Go your way, sell whatever you have and give to the poor . . . and come, take...
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The “Go” of Renunciation

". . . someone said to Him, ’Lord, I will follow You wherever You go.’" (Luke 9:57)  Our Lord’s answers were not based on some whim or impulsive thought,...
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The “Go” of Reconciliation

"If you . . . remember that your brother has something against you . . ." (Matthew 5:23)  If something is brought to your conscious mind by the Spirit...
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The “Go” of Relationship

"Whoever compels you to go one mile, go with him two." (Matthew 5:41)  Our Lord’s teaching can be summed up in this: the relationship that He demands for us...
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The “Go” of Preparation

"If you bring your gift to the altar, and there remember that your brother has something against you, leave your gift there before the altar, and go your way....
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