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Are You Ready To Be Poured Out As an Offering? (1)

"If I am being poured out as a drink offering on the sacrifice and service of your faith, I am glad and rejoice with you all." (Philippians 2:17) Are you willing to sacrifice yourself for the...
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Leadership by the Book - 2 Timothy 2:24-25

CHARACTER QUALITIES OF GODLY LEADERS “And the Lord’s servant must not be quarrelsome but kind to everyone, able to teach, patiently enduring evil, correcting his opponents with gentleness. God may perhaps grant them repentance leading to...
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The Compelling Majesty of His Power

"The love of Christ compels us . . . " (2 Corinthians 5:14) Paul said that he was overpowered, subdued, and held as in a vise by “the love of Christ.” Very few of us really...
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Becoming the “Filth of the World”

"We have been made as the filth of the world . . ." (1 Corinthians 4:13) These words are not an exaggeration. The only reason they may not be true of us . . . is...
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Wisdom's Warning to the Greedy

“For in vain is a net spread in the sight of any bird, but these men lie in wait for their own blood; they set an ambush for their own lives. Such are the ways of...
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The Compelling Force of the Call

"Woe is me if I do not preach the gospel!" (1 Corinthians 9:16) Paul’s words have to do with our being made servants of Jesus Christ, and our permission is never asked as to what we...
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Excellence by the Book - 2 Corinthians 8:7

STRIVE TO EXCEL IN EVERYTHING “But as you excel in everything—in faith, in speech, in knowledge, in all earnestness, and in our love for you—see that you excel in this act of grace also.” (2 Corinthians...
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The Call of God

"Christ did not send me to baptize, but to preach the gospel . . ." (1 Corinthians 1:17) If God were human, how sick and tired He would be of the constant requests we make for...
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No One Can Serve Two Masters

“No one can serve two masters,” Jesus said, “for either he will hate the one and love the other, or he will hold to one and despise the other” (Matthew 6:24). Jesus applied this truth to...
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Do You See Your Calling?

". . . separated to the gospel of God. . ." (Romans 1:1) Paul did not say that he separated himself, but “when it pleased God, who separated me . . .” (Galatians 1:15). Paul was...
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