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C. S. LEWIS DAILY: OCTOBER 14

I have heard some people complain that if Jesus was God as well as man, then His sufferings and death lose all value in their eyes, ‘because it must have been so easy for Him’. Others may (very rightly) rebuke … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: JUNE 5

God Blesses Those Who Are Put Down Because of Him “God blesses you when people mock you and persecute you and lie about you and say all sorts of evil things against you because you are my followers. Be happy … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: MAY 9

What Do You Do While… “Be still in the presence of the Lord, and wait patiently for him to act” (Psalm 37:7 NLT). What does God want you to do while you’re waiting on an answer to your prayer? Psalm … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: NOVEMBER 30

“By the Grace of God I Am What I Am” By the grace of God I am what I am, and His grace toward me was not in vain… —1 Corinthians 15:10 The way we continually talk about our own … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: AUGUST 28

The Purpose of Prayer …one of His disciples said to Him, “Lord, teach us to pray…” —Luke 11:1 Prayer is not a normal part of the life of the natural man. We hear it said that a person’s life will … 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: MAY 16

The Habit of Recognizing God’s Provision …you may be partakers of the divine nature… —2 Peter 1:4 We are made “partakers of the divine nature,” receiving and sharing God’s own nature through His promises. Then we have to work that … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: FEBRUARY 9

Are You Exhausted Spiritually? The everlasting God…neither faints nor is weary. —Isaiah 40:28 Exhaustion means that our vital energies are completely worn out and spent. Spiritual exhaustion is never the result of sin, but of service. Whether or not you … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: JANUARY 21

Recall What God Remembers Thus says the Lord: “I remember…the kindness of your youth…” —Jeremiah 2:2 Am I as spontaneously kind to God as I used to be, or am I only expecting God to be kind to me? Does … Continue reading

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