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My Utmost for His Highest

The Warning Against Desiring Spiritual Success

"Do not rejoice in this, that the spirits are subject to you . . ." (Luke 10:20) The trap we fall into is extravagantly desiring spiritual success; that is, success measured by, and patterned after, the...
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Do You Worship The Work?

"We are God’s fellow workers . . ." (1 Corinthians 3:9) The only concern of Christian workers should be their concentration on God. This will mean that all the other boundaries of life, whether they are...
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The Light That Never Fails

"We all, with unveiled face, beholding . . . the glory of the Lord . . ." (2 Corinthians 3:18) A servant of God must stand so very much alone that he never realizes he is...
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Don’t Hurt the Lord

"Have I been with you so long, and yet you have not known Me, Philip?" (John 14:9) If all we are asking God to give us is experiences, and the awareness of those experiences is blocking...
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Can a Saint Falsely Accuse God?

"All the promises of God in Him are Yes, and in Him Amen . . ." (2 Corinthians 1:20) We must never measure our spiritual capacity on the basis of our education or our intellect; our...
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Beware of the Least Likely Temptation

"Joab had defected to Adonijah, though he had not defected to Absalom." (1 Kings 2:28) Always remain alert to the fact that where one person has turned back is exactly where anyone may be tempted to...
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Readiness

"God called to him . . . And he said, ’Here I am’." (Exodus 3:4) Readiness for God means that we are prepared to do the smallest thing or the largest thing — it makes no...
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All or Nothing?

"When Simon Peter heard that it was the Lord, he put on his outer garment . . . and plunged into the sea." (John 21:7) Have you ever had a crisis in your life in which...
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Can You Come Down From the Mountain?

"While you have the light, believe in the light . . ." (John 12:36) We all have moments when we feel better than ever before, and we say, “I feel fit for anything; if only I...
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The Failure To Pay Close Attention

"The high places were not removed from Israel. Nevertheless the heart of Asa was loyal all his days." (2 Chronicles 15:17) Beware of ever thinking, “Oh, that thing in my life doesn’t matter much.” The fact...
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