Human Proposition

Anytime a child of God lives in human proposition, his resources become very limited. Difficulties are magnified above the provision, and the pressure from the problem if felt more than the presence of Christ within. Natural solutions can never deal with the source of the problem. Psychology teaches us to...

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Islands of Hospitality

“And it came to pass, that after we were gotten from them, and had launched, we came with a straight course unto Coos and the day following unto Rhodes, and from thence unto Patara” (Acts 21:1). On his return voyage home from his third missionary journey, Paul met disciples nearly...

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The Bema Seat

Many believers allow their hearts to become cold because they serve God through duty. This often occurs when people allow familiarity to creep into service or work. If this is happening in your life, think of the Judgment Seat of Christ (Bema Seat). Ponder the fact that every blood-bought child...

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Creative Speech

Whenever you are spending time with someone, ask the Holy Spirit to bring to mind his positive qualities. Think of the many times the person has blessed your life. Meditate upon all the he has done to serve God and to further the kingdom. Pray for him silently in an...

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Justice Supersedes Love

God poured His love out in abundance to men in the Incarnation of His Son, Jesus Christ. However, God’s love never supersedes God’s justice. Reconciliation, or right standing with God for the sinner, can only take place according to God’s sovereign plan of redemption. Religion that seeks to establish favor...

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Total Surrender

Total surrender to Christ is depicted in these verses as the Bride kisses Him in submission to His perfect will. She was filled with His desire to go to the villages and fields to reap the harvest of souls as a joint partner in His vision. Many of us respond...

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