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What My Obedience to God Costs Other People

"As they led Him away, they laid hold of a certain man, Simon . . . , and on him they laid the cross that he might bear it after Jesus." (Luke 23:26) A lack of...
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The Force That Shapes the World (1)

The prayers of God's saints are the capital stock in heaven by which Christ carries on His great work upon the earth. Great throes and mighty convulsions in the world have come about as a result...
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The Opened Sight

"I now send you, to open their eyes . . . that they may receive forgiveness of sins . . ." (Acts 26:17-18) God's first sovereign work of grace is summed up in the words, "....
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Discipline by the Book - Job 5:17

GOD'S DISCIPLINE “Behold, blessed is the one whom God reproves; therefore despise not the discipline of the Almighty.” (Job 5:17, ESV) “See how happy the man is God corrects; so do not reject the discipline of...
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Prayerful Inner-Searching

"May your whole spirit, soul, and body be preserved blameless . . ." (1 Thessalonians 5:23) Do we believe that God can fortify and protect our thought processes far beyond where we can go? ". ....
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An Honorable Ambition

"To aspire to leadership is an honorable ambition." (1 Timothy 3:1) "Should you then seek great things for yourself? Seek them not." (Jeremiah 45:5) No doubt, Christians must resist a certain kind of ambition and rid...
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Is My Sacrifice Living?

"Abraham built an altar . . . ; and he bound Isaac his son and laid him on the altar . . ." (Genesis 22:9) This event is a picture of the mistake we make in...
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Business by the Book - Psalm 112:5

GENEROSITY & INTEGRITY “It is well with the man who deals generously and lends; who conducts his affairs with justice.” (Psalm 112:5, ESV) “Good will come to a man who lends generously and conducts his business...
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Intimate with Jesus

"Jesus said to him, 'Have I been with you so long, and yet you have not known Me, Philip?'" (John 14:9) The whole experience of life is designed to enable us to enter into this closest...
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Worship

"He moved from there to the mountain east of Bethel, and he pitched his tent with Bethel on the west and Ai on the east; there he built an altar to the Lord and called on...
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