Tag Archives: courage

IN TOUCH DAILY: MAY 22

How to Reach Your Goals 1 Kings 5:1-12; 1 Kings 6:38 When setting goals, here are five things to consider: Cooperation is needed. First, we cooperate with God by agreeing to His plan. Second, we enlist the cooperation of others, … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: APRIL 29

Where the Battle Is Won Matthew 26:36-56 In the garden of Gethsemane, Jesus wrestled with the knowledge that He would die on the cross, bearing the weight of our sin and being spiritually separated from the Father. Jesus got alone … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: APRIL 22

Overwhelmed by Problems 2 Timothy 1:1-9 Job described the human condition with these words: “Man is born for trouble, as sparks fly upward” (Job 5:7). This was certainly the situation for Timothy, a young pastor trying to protect the church … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: MARCH 2

Feeling Hopeless Acts 27:1-25 People disappoint us, circumstances cause pain, and our own limitations lead to frustration. Jesus told His disciples that struggles are part of this life (John 16:33), and many other Bible stories show evidence of this reality. … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: JANUARY 23

Holding Fast to Our Convictions Hebrews 10:32-39 It’s easy to hold firm to our beliefs when we’re with like-minded people in church. But if we’re among people who doubt or disagree with Christianity, we need courage to stand up for … Continue reading

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C. S. LEWIS DAILY: NOVEMBER 15

TO VERA GEBBERT, who had told Lewis of her pregnancy and of her having read Isaiah 66:9 from the Bible she kept open on her dining table: On not wishing to be pregnant. 23 March 1953 Your first story (about … 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 4

Two Steps to Knowing God’s Will “If you want to know what God wants you to do, ask him, and he will gladly tell you, for he is always ready to give a bountiful supply of wisdom to all who … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: JANUARY 17

Do Good to Those Who Oppose You “Love your enemies! Do good to those who hate you. Bless those who curse you. Pray for those who hurt you. If someone slaps you on one cheek, offer the other cheek also. … 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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