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The Call of God

"Christ did not send me to baptize, but to preach the gospel . . ." (1 Corinthians 1:17) If God were human, how sick and tired He would be of the constant requests we make for...
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No One Can Serve Two Masters

“No one can serve two masters,” Jesus said, “for either he will hate the one and love the other, or he will hold to one and despise the other” (Matthew 6:24). Jesus applied this truth to...
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Do You See Your Calling?

". . . separated to the gospel of God. . ." (Romans 1:1) Paul did not say that he separated himself, but “when it pleased God, who separated me . . .” (Galatians 1:15). Paul was...
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Discipline by the Book - Proverbs 3:11–12

WELCOME THE LORD'S DISCIPLINE “My son, do not despise the LORD’s discipline or be weary of his reproof, for the LORD reproves him whom he loves, as a father the son in whom he delights.” (Proverbs...
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The Dilemma of Obedience

"Samuel was afraid to tell Eli the vision." (1 Samuel 3:15) God never speaks to us in dramatic ways, but in ways that are easy to misunderstand. Then we say, “I wonder if that is God’s...
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More or Less?

pre·tense : a false appearance or action intended to deceive The bottom line: Sin causes us to talk about more, but to settle for less. We are all capable of fighting for what has little value...
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How Could Someone Be So Ignorant!

"Who are You, Lord?" (Acts 26:15) There is no escape when our Lord speaks. He always comes using His authority and taking hold of our understanding. Has the voice of God come to you directly? If...
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Business by the Book - Genesis 2:2-3

SABBATH REST “And on the seventh day God finished his work that he had done, and he rested on the seventh day from all his work that he had done. So God blessed the seventh day...
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How Could Someone So Persecute Jesus!

"Saul, Saul, why are you persecuting me?" (Acts 26:14) Are you determined to have your own way in living for God? . . . Stubbornness and self-will will always stab Jesus Christ. It may hurt no...
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Look Again and Think

"Do not worry about your life . . . " (Matthew 6:25) A warning which needs to be repeated is that “the cares of this world and the deceitfulness of riches,” and the lust for other...
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