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Taking the Initiative Against Depression

"Arise and eat." (1 Kings 19:5) When the Spirit of God comes to us, He does not give us glorious visions, but He tells us to do the most ordinary things imaginable. Depression tends to...
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Excellence by the Book - 2 Corinthians 9:8

EXCEL IN EVERY GOOD WORK “And God is able to make all grace abound to you, so that having all sufficiency in all things at all times, you may abound in every good work.” (2...
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The Inspiration of Spiritual Initiative

"Arise from the dead . . ." (Ephesians 5:14) We all have many dreams and aspirations when we are young, but sooner or later we realize we have no power to accomplish them. We cannot...
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Am I My Brother’s Keeper?

"None of us lives to himself . . ." (Romans 14:7) Has it ever dawned on you that you are responsible spiritually to God for other people? For instance, if I allow any turning away...
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Discipline by the Book - Proverbs 6:23

DISCIPLINE - THE WAY OF LIFE “For the commandment is a lamp and the teaching a light, and the reproofs of discipline are the way of life,” (Proverbs 6:23, ESV) “For a command is a...
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The Discipline of Hearing

 "Whatever I tell you in the dark, speak in the light; and what you hear in the ear, preach on the housetops." (Matthew 10:27) Sometimes God puts us through the experience and discipline of darkness...
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More or Less?

pre·tense : a false appearance or action intended to deceive The bottom line: Sin causes us to talk about more, but to settle for less. We are all capable of fighting for what has little...
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The Devotion of Hearing

"Samuel answered, ‘Speak, for Your servant hears’" (1 Samuel 3:10) The goal of my spiritual life is such close identification with Jesus Christ that I will always hear God and know that God always hears...
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Business by the Book - Genesis 2:15

DESIGNED FOR WORK “The LORD God took the man and put him in the garden of Eden to work it and keep it.” (Genesis 2:15, ESV) “The LORD God took the man and placed him...
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Are You Listening to God?

"They said to Moses, ’You speak with us, and we will hear; but let not God speak with us, lest we die.’" (Exodus 20:19) We don’t consciously and deliberately disobey God — we simply don’t...
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