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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...
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How Could Someone Be So Ignorant!

"Who are You, Lord?" (Acts 26:15) There is no escape when our Lord speaks. He always comes using His authority and taking hold of our understanding. Has the voice of God come to you directly?...
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How Could Someone So Persecute Jesus!

"Saul, Saul, why are you persecuting me?" (Acts 26:14) Are you determined to have your own way in living for God? . . . Stubbornness and self-will will always stab Jesus Christ. It may hurt...
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A Wise Response to Sinful Enticements

“My son, if sinners entice you, do not consent. If they say, “Come with us, let us lie in wait for blood; let us ambush the innocent without reason; like Sheol let us swallow them...
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Look Again and Think

"Do not worry about your life . . . " (Matthew 6:25) A warning which needs to be repeated is that “the cares of this world and the deceitfulness of riches,” and the lust for...
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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...
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Look Again and Consecrate

"If God so clothes the grass of the field . . . , will He not much more clothe you . . . ?" (Matthew 6:30) Jesus asks us to consider that “if God so...
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Leave Room for God

"When it pleased God . . . " (Galatians 1:15) As servants of God, we must learn to make room for Him—to give God “elbow room.” We plan and figure and predict that this or...
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Discipline by the Book - Proverbs 3:11–12

WELCOME THE LORD'S DISCIPLINE “My son, do not despise the LORD’s discipline or be weary of his reproof, for the LORD reproves him whom he loves, as a father the son in whom he delights.”...
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God’s Overpowering Purpose

"I have appeared to you for this purpose . . ." (Acts 26:16) Our Lord said to Paul, in effect, “Your whole life is to be overpowered or subdued by Me; you are to have...
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