He Must Increase, I Must Decrease

“He must increase.” John the Baptist saw the Lamb and he knew that his work was nearly done. He had felt the presence of the Lord even before he was born. He delighted in the coming of this day. Like Jesus, his birth was a work of wonder, an answer...

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Devotion to Doctrine

The disciples listened to Jesus and heard His final instructions. They watched as He took off for Heaven. Then, they did what He told them to do. All of them gathered in a room in Jerusalem. They prayed as they waited for what the Savior had said was coming. Power...

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Still, Small Voices

Elijah took shelter in a cave at Mount Horeb in 1 Kings 19. He had become a frightened man. This is interesting because in the previous chapter, this prophet was shown to be a man with authority from God, a man who could summon fire and rain with his prayers....

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The Charge: Faithful Final Words

Last goodbyes are never easy things. There are so many weighty, important things to say. Hearts, heavy and somber, struggle to find the right words expressed in the right tone. This is what we read in Paul’s second letter to Timothy. It is a careful and reasoned goodbye, a farewell...

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