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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: AUGUST 2

The Teaching of Adversity In the world you will have tribulation; but be of good cheer, I have overcome the world. —John 16:33 The typical view of the Christian life is that it means being delivered from all adversity. But … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: MAY 14

The Habit of Enjoying Adversity …that the life of Jesus also may be manifested in our body. —2 Corinthians 4:10 We have to develop godly habits to express what God’s grace has done in us. It is not just a … Continue reading

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MORNING AND EVENING: DECEMBER 1

MORNING “Thou hast made summer and winter.” Psalm 74:17 My soul begin this wintry month with thy God. The cold snows and the piercing winds all remind thee that he keeps his covenant with day and night, and tend to … Continue reading

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MORNING AND EVENING: NOVEMBER 12

MORNING “The trial of your faith.” 1 Peter 1:7 Faith untried may be true faith, but it is sure to be little faith, and it is likely to remain dwarfish so long as it is without trials. Faith never prospers … Continue reading

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MORNING AND EVENING: SEPTEMBER 18

MORNING “If we live in the Spirit, let us also walk in the Spirit.” Galatians 5:25 The two most important things in our holy religion are the life of faith and the walk of faith. He who shall rightly understand … Continue reading

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MORNING AND EVENING: SEPTEMBER 15

MORNING “He shall not be afraid of evil tidings.” Psalm 112:7 Christian, you ought not to dread the arrival of evil tidings; because if you are distressed by them, what do you more than other men? Other men have not … Continue reading

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MORNING AND EVENING: JUNE 1

MORNING “The evening and the morning were the first day.” Genesis 1:5 Was it so even in the beginning? Did light and darkness divide the realm of time in the first day? Then little wonder is it if I have … Continue reading

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MORNING AND EVENING: APRIL 24

MORNING “And because of all this we make a sure covenant.” Nehemiah 9:38 There are many occasions in our experience when we may very rightly, and with benefit, renew our covenant with God. After recovery from sickness when, like Hezekiah, … Continue reading

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MORNING AND EVENING: MARCH 10

MORNING “In my prosperity I said I shall never be moved.” Psalm 30:6 “Moab settled on his lees, he hath not been emptied from vessel to vessel.” Give a man wealth; let his ships bring home continually rich freights; let … Continue reading

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MORNING AND EVENING: FEBRUARY 18

MORNING “Shew me wherefore thou contendest with me.” Job 10:2 Perhaps, O tried soul, the Lord is doing this to develop thy graces. There are some of thy graces which would never be discovered if it were not for thy … Continue reading

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