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Destined To Be Holy

". . . it is written, ’Be holy, for I am holy’." (1 Peter 1:16) We must continually remind ourselves of the purpose of life. We are not destined to happiness, nor to health, but to...
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My Joy . . . Your Joy

"These things I have spoken to you, that My joy may remain in you, and that your joy may be full." (John 15:11) What was the joy that Jesus had? . . . The joy of...
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Usefulness or Relationship?

"Do not rejoice in this, that the spirits are subject to you, but rather rejoice because your names are written in heaven." (Luke 10:20) Jesus Christ is saying here, “Don’t rejoice in your successful service for...
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The Unsurpassed Intimacy of Tested Faith

"Jesus said to her, ’Did I not say to you that if you would believe you would see the glory of God?’" (John 11:40) Every time you venture out in your life of faith, you will...
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The Purpose of Prayer

". . . one of His disciples said to Him, ’Lord, teach us to pray . . .’" (Luke 11:1) The biblical purpose of prayer is that we may get to know God Himself. “Ask, and...
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Living Your Theology

"Walk while you have the light, lest darkness overtake you . . ." (John 12:35) Beware of not acting upon what you see in your moments on the mountaintop with God. If you do not obey...
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Are You Ever Troubled?

"Peace I leave with you, My peace I give to you . . ." (John 14:27) Are you severely troubled right now? Are you afraid and confused by the waves and the turbulence God sovereignly allows...
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Sacrifice and Friendship

"I have called you friends . . ." (John 15:15) We will never know the joy of self-sacrifice until we surrender in every detail of our lives. Yet self-surrender is the most difficult thing for us...
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The Spiritual Search

"What man is there among you who, if his son asks for bread, will give him a stone?" (Matthew 7:9) The illustration of prayer that our Lord used here is one of a good child who...
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Prayer — Battle in “The Secret Place”

"When you pray, go into your room, and when you have shut your door, pray to your Father who is in the secret place; and your Father who sees in secret will reward you openly." (Matthew...
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