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The Servant’s Primary Goal

"We make it our aim . . . to be well pleasing to Him." (2 Corinthians 5:9) “We make it our aim. . . .” It requires a conscious decision and effort to keep our...
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Networking by the Book - Ephesians 4:15-16

ACTIVE JOINTS MAKE HEALTHY BODIES “Speaking the truth in love, we are to grow up in every way into him who is the head, into Christ, from whom the whole body, joined and held together...
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The Master Will Judge

"We must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ . . ." (2 Corinthians 5:10) If you will learn here and now to live under the scrutiny of Christ’s pure light, your final judgment...
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The Discipline of Dismay

"As they followed they were afraid." (Mark 10:32) At the beginning of our life with Jesus Christ, we were sure we knew all there was to know about following Him. It was a delight to...
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Management by the Book - 1 Peter 4:10

GOOD MANAGERS SERVE OTHERS “As each has received a gift, use it to serve one another, as good stewards of God’s varied grace:” (1 Peter 4:10, ESV) “Based on the gift each one has received,...
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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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