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Priorities: Temporal Work as a Kingdom Priority

What Are Priorities, and Why Do They Matter? Everyone lives by priorities. Basically, a priority is something to which we assign a degree of importance or urgency. When we prioritize, we arrange items or tasks...
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The Far-Reaching Rivers of Life

"He who believes in Me . . . out of his heart will flow rivers of living water." (John 7:38) A river reaches places which its source never knows. And Jesus said that, if we...
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Watching With Jesus

"Stay here and watch with Me." (Matthew 26:38) “Watch with Me.” Jesus was saying, in effect, “Watch with no private point of view at all, but watch solely and entirely with Me.” In the early...
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More Essential Qualities of Leadership

"Deacons, likewise, are to be men worthy of respect, sincere, not indulging in much wine, and not pursuing dishonest gain. They must keep hold of the deep truths of the faith with a clear conscience....
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His!

"They were Yours, You gave them to Me . . ." (John 17:6) “If anyone comes to Me and does not hate his father and mother, wife and children, brothers and sisters, yes, and his...
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Pouring Out the Water of Satisfaction

"He would not drink it, but poured it out to the Lord." (2 Samuel 23:16) You can never set apart for God something that you desire for yourself to achieve your own satisfaction. If you...
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A Life of Pure and Holy Sacrifice

"He who believes in Me . . . out of his heart will flow . . ." (John 7:38) Jesus did not say, “He who believes in Me will realize all the blessings of the...
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Destined To Be Holy

". . . it is written, ’Be holy, for I am holy’." (1 Peter 1:16) We must continually remind ourselves of the purpose of life. We are not destined to happiness, nor to health, but...
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My Joy . . . Your Joy

"These things I have spoken to you, that My joy may remain in you, and that your joy may be full." (John 15:11) What was the joy that Jesus had? . . . The joy...
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Usefulness or Relationship?

"Do not rejoice in this, that the spirits are subject to you, but rather rejoice because your names are written in heaven." (Luke 10:20) Jesus Christ is saying here, “Don’t rejoice in your successful service...
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