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Holiness or Hardness Toward God?

"He . . . wondered that there was no intercessor . . ." (Isaiah 59:16) The reason many of us stop praying and become hard toward God is that we only have an emotional interest in...
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Wisdom by the Book - Proverbs 1:8-9

PARENTAL INSTRUCTION YIELDS BLESSINGS   “Hear, my son, your father’s instruction, and forsake not your mother’s teaching, for they are a graceful garland for your head and pendants for your neck.” (Proverbs 1:8–9, ESV) “Listen, my...
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Our Lord’s Surprise Visits

"You also be ready . . ." (Luke 12:40) Jesus rarely comes where we expect Him; He appears where we least expect Him, and always in the most illogical situations. The only way a servant can...
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Trimming the Lamps

No list, however complete, could fully encompass the various forms of service that we may be called upon to render to our fellow Christians. This is because all true work for our brothers originates in what...
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Isn’t There Some Misunderstanding?

"’Let us go to Judea again.’ The disciples said to Him, ’. . . are You going there again?’" (John 11:7-8) Just because I don’t understand what Jesus Christ says, I have no right to determine...
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Success by the Book - 1 Chronicles 22:13

CAREFUL OBEDIENCE YIELDS SUCCESS “Then you will prosper if you are careful to observe the statutes and the rules that the LORD commanded Moses for Israel. Be strong and courageous. Fear not; do not be dismayed.”...
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Spiritual Vision Through Personal Character

"Come up here, and I will show you things which must take place . . ." (Revelation 4:1) A higher state of mind and spiritual vision can only be achieved through the higher practice of personal...
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The Costume Kingdom

mas·quer·ade : to pretend to be someone or something that you are not The bottom line: the most dangerous thing about the kingdom of self is how easily it masquerades as the kingdom of God. As...
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Spiritual Vision Through Personal Purity

"Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God." (Matthew 5:8) Purity is not innocence — it is much more than that. Purity is the result of continued spiritual harmony with God. We have...
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Prosperity by the Book - Deuteronomy 5:16

HONORING ONE'S PARENTS YIELDS PROSPERITY “Honor your father and your mother, as the LORD your God commanded you, that your days may be long, and that it may go well with you in the land that...
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