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“Ask of Me”

More praying, and better praying, is the key to the whole matter. The more time we spend in prayer, and the more preparations we make to meet God, the more we will commune with God through...
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Do You Really Love Him?

"She has done a good work for Me." (Mark 14:6) If what we call love doesn’t take us beyond ourselves, it is not really love. If we have the idea that love is characterized as cautious,...
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Discipline by the Book - Proverbs 6:23

DISCIPLINE - THE WAY OF LIFE “For the commandment is a lamp and the teaching a light, and the reproofs of discipline are the way of life,” (Proverbs 6:23, ESV) “For a command is a lamp,...
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James Cash Penney - Founder of J.C. Penney

From triumph, to defeat, to triumph again, his story is an inspiration for Christian businesspeople in every corner of the market. The name JCPenney or Penney’s is synonymous with retailing in America. Their reputation for providing...
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Taking the Initiative Against Daydreaming

"Arise, let us go from here." (John 14:31) Daydreaming about something in order to do it properly is right, but daydreaming about it when we should be doing it is wrong. . . When our purpose...
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Natural and Spiritual Leadership

"When I came to you . . . my message and my preaching were not with wise and persuasive words, but with a demonstration of the Spirit’s power." (1 Corinthians 2:1,4) Leadership is influence, the ability...
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Taking the Initiative Against Drudgery

"Arise, shine . . ." (Isaiah 60:1) When it comes to taking the initiative against drudgery, we have to take the first step as though there were no God. There is no point in waiting for...
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Business by the Book - Genesis 2:15

DESIGNED FOR WORK “The LORD God took the man and put him in the garden of Eden to work it and keep it.” (Genesis 2:15, ESV) “The LORD God took the man and placed him in...
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Taking the Initiative Against Despair

"Rise, let us be going." (Matthew 26:46) The sense of having done something irreversible tends to make us despair. We say, “Well, it’s all over and ruined now; what’s the point in trying anymore.” If we...
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Taking the Initiative Against Depression

"Arise and eat." (1 Kings 19:5) When the Spirit of God comes to us, He does not give us glorious visions, but He tells us to do the most ordinary things imaginable. Depression tends to turn...
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