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A Repository of Wisdom from Trusted Sources

Yielding

". . . you are that one’s slaves whom you obey . . ." (Romans 6:16) The first thing I must be willing to admit when I begin to examine what controls and dominates me...
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A Total Disaster

au·ton·o·my : the quality or state of being independent, free, and self-directed The bottom line: Since sin has damaged everything, God calls us to be concerned about everything. When Adam and Eve forsook God-centered transcendence...
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God’s Total Surrender to Us

"For God so loved the world that He gave . . ." (John 3:16) As I am caught up into total surrender to God, I become thrilled with something infinitely greater than myself. . ....
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Leadership by the Book - 2 Samuel 23:3–4

BLESSINGS OF GOD-FEARING LEADERSHIP “When one rules justly over men, ruling in the fear of God, he dawns on them like the morning light, like the sun shining forth on a cloudless morning, like rain...
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Total Surrender

"Peter began to say to Him, ’See, we have left all and followed You’." (Mark 10:28) Genuine total surrender is a personal sovereign preference for Jesus Christ Himself. Where does Jesus Christ figure in when...
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Obedience to the “Heavenly Vision”

"I was not disobedient to the heavenly vision." (Acts 26:19) If we lose “the heavenly vision” God has given us, we alone are responsible — not God. We lose the vision because of our own...
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Wisdom's Promises to Those who Act Wisely

“He stores up success for the upright; He is a shield for those who live with integrity so that He may guard the paths of justice and protect the way of His loyal followers.” (Proverbs...
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Being an Example of His Message

"Preach the word!" (2 Timothy 4:2) We are not saved only to be instruments for God, but to be His sons and daughters. He does not turn us into spiritual agents but into spiritual messengers,...
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Excellence by the Book - Philippians 4:8

THINK EXCELLENCE “Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think...
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Turning Back or Walking with Jesus?

"Do you also want to go away?" (John 6:67) What a penetrating question! Our Lord’s words often hit home for us when He speaks in the simplest way. In spite of the fact that we...
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