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A Repository of Wisdom from Trusted Sources

A Wise Response to Sinful Enticements

“My son, if sinners entice you, do not consent. If they say, “Come with us, let us lie in wait for blood; let us ambush the innocent without reason; like Sheol let us swallow them alive,...
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Look Again and Consecrate

"If God so clothes the grass of the field . . . , will He not much more clothe you . . . ?" (Matthew 6:30) Jesus asks us to consider that “if God so clothes...
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Wisdom by the Book - Proverbs 24:3–4

BY WISDOM A HOUSE IS BUILT “By wisdom a house is built, and by understanding it is established; by knowledge the rooms are filled with all precious and pleasant riches.” (Proverbs 24:3–4, ESV) “A house is...
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Leave Room for God

"When it pleased God . . . " (Galatians 1:15) As servants of God, we must learn to make room for Him—to give God “elbow room.” We plan and figure and predict that this or that...
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The Force That Shapes the World (2)

“ Ask of Me . That is the condition—God desires a praying people, willing and obedient. Under this universal and simple promise, men and women of old laid themselves out before God. They prayed, and God...
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God’s Overpowering Purpose

"I have appeared to you for this purpose . . ." (Acts 26:16) Our Lord said to Paul, in effect, “Your whole life is to be overpowered or subdued by Me; you are to have no...
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Success by the Book - Joshua 1:8

OBEDIENCE BREEDS SUCCESS “This Book of the Law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do according to all that is...
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Transformed by Beholding

"We all, with unveiled face, beholding as in a mirror the glory of the Lord, are being transformed into the same image . . ." (2 Corinthians 3:18) The greatest characteristic a Christian can exhibit is...
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The Search for Leaders

"No one from the east or the west or from the desert can exalt a man. But it is God who judges: He brings one down, he exalts another." (Psalm 75:6–7) "Give me a man of...
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Am I Looking To God?

"Look to Me, and be saved . . ." (Isaiah 45:22) Do we expect God to come to us with His blessings and save us? He says, “Look to Me, and be saved . . .”...
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