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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: OCTOBER 30

Faith Without faith it is impossible to please Him… —Hebrews 11:6 Faith in active opposition to common sense is mistaken enthusiasm and narrow-mindedness, and common sense in opposition to faith demonstrates a mistaken reliance on reason as the basis for … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: OCTOBER 22

The Witness of the Spirit The Spirit Himself bears witness with our spirit… —Romans 8:16 We are in danger of getting into a bargaining spirit with God when we come to Him— we want the witness of the Spirit before … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: OCTOBER 16

The Key to the Master’s Orders Pray the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into His harvest. —Matthew 9:38 The key to the missionary’s difficult task is in the hand of God, and that key is prayer, not … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: SEPTEMBER 16

Praying to God in Secret When you pray, go into your room, and when you have shut your door, pray to your Father who is in the secret place… —Matthew 6:6 The primary thought in the area of religion is— … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: SEPTEMBER 3

Pouring Out the Water of Satisfaction He would not drink it, but poured it out to the Lord. —2 Samuel 23:16 What has been like “water from the well of Bethlehem” to you recently— love, friendship, or maybe some spiritual … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: AUGUST 29

The Unsurpassed Intimacy of Tested Faith Jesus said to her, “Did I not say to you that if you would believe you would see the glory of God?” —John 11:40 Every time you venture out in your life of faith, … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: AUGUST 9

Prayer in the Father’s Hearing Jesus lifted up His eyes and said, “Father, I thank You that You have heard Me.” —John 11:41 When the Son of God prays, He is mindful and consciously aware of only His Father. God … Continue reading

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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: JUNE 27

The Overshadowing of God’s Personal Deliverance “…I am with you to deliver you,” says the Lord. —Jeremiah 1:8 God promised Jeremiah that He would deliver him personally— “…your life shall be as a prize to you…” (Jeremiah 39:18). That is … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: JUNE 3

“The Secret of the Lord” The secret of the Lord is with those who fear Him… —Psalm 25:14 What is the sign of a friend? Is it that he tells you his secret sorrows? No, it is that he tells … Continue reading

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