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Reconciling Yourself to the Fact of Sin

"This is your hour, and the power of darkness." (Luke 22:53) Not being reconciled to the fact of sin — not recognizing it and refusing to deal with it — produces all the disasters in...
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Acquainted with Grief

"He is . . . a Man of sorrows and acquainted with grief." (Isaiah 53:3) We are not “acquainted with grief” in the same way our Lord was acquainted with it. We endure it and...
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Excellence by the Book - Titus 3:8

DEVOTION TO GOOD WORKS IS EXCELLENT “The saying is trustworthy, and I want you to insist on these things, so that those who have believed in God may be careful to devote themselves to good...
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The Unchanging Law of Judgment

"With what judgment you judge, you will be judged; and with the measure you use, it will be measured back to you." (Matthew 7:2) Whatever judgment you give will be the very way you are...
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The Ministry of the Inner Life

"You are . . . a royal priesthood . . ." (1 Peter 2:9) Are we prepared to purposely disregard ourselves and to launch out into the priestly work of prayer? The continual inner-searching we...
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Discipline by the Book - Deuteronomy 8:5

GOD DISCIPLINES US LIKE A GOOD FATHER WOULD “Know then in your heart that, as a man disciplines his son, the LORD your God disciplines you.” (Deuteronomy 8:5, ESV) “Keep in mind that the LORD...
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Have You Come to “When” Yet?

"The Lord restored Job’s losses when he prayed for his friends." (Job 42:10) I cannot make myself right with God; I cannot make my life perfect. I can only be right with God if I...
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The Energy of Prayer

We are all in danger of substituting church work and a ceaseless round of showy activities for prayer and holy living. . . The burden of the apostolic effort and the keynote of apostolic success...
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The Service of Passionate Devotion

". . . do you love Me? . . . Tend My sheep." (John 21:16) We consider what we do in the way of Christian work as service, yet Jesus Christ calls service to be...
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Business by the Book - Deuteronomy 28:12

GOD'S ABUNDANT BLESSING “The LORD will open to you his good treasury, the heavens, to give the rain to your land in its season and to bless all the work of your hands. And you...
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