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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: DECEMBER 29

Deserter or Disciple? From that time many of His disciples went back and walked with Him no more. —John 6:66 When God, by His Spirit through His Word, gives you a clear vision of His will, you must “walk in … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: DECEMBER 11

Individuality Jesus said to His disciples, “If anyone desires to come after Me, let him deny himself…” —Matthew 16:24 Individuality is the hard outer layer surrounding the inner spiritual life. Individuality shoves others aside, separating and isolating people. We see … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: NOVEMBER 2

Obedience or Independence? If you love Me, keep My commandments. —John 14:15 Our Lord never insists on obedience. He stresses very definitely what we ought to do, but He never forces us to do it. We have to obey Him … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: OCTOBER 29

Substitution He made Him who knew no sin to be sin for us, that we might become the righteousness of God in Him. —2 Corinthians 5:21 The modern view of the death of Jesus is that He died for our … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: OCTOBER 27

The Method of Missions Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations… —Matthew 28:19 Jesus Christ did not say, “Go and save souls” (the salvation of souls is the supernatural work of God), but He said, “Go…make disciples of … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: OCTOBER 26

What is a Missionary? Jesus said to them again, “…As the Father has sent Me, I also send you.” —John 20:21 A missionary is someone sent by Jesus Christ just as He was sent by God. The great controlling factor … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: OCTOBER 14

The Key to the Missionary’s Work Jesus came and spoke to them, saying, “All authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth. Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations…” —Matthew 28:18-19 The key to the … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: OCTOBER 3

The Place of Ministry He said to them, “This kind [of unclean spirit] can come out by nothing but prayer and fasting.” —Mark 9:29 “His disciples asked Him privately, ‘Why could we not cast it out?’ ” (Mark 9:28). The … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: OCTOBER 2

The Place of Humiliation If You can do anything, have compassion on us and help us. —Mark 9:22 After every time of exaltation, we are brought down with a sudden rush into things as they really are, where it is … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: SEPTEMBER 28

The “Go” of Unconditional Identification Jesus…said to him, “One thing you lack: Go your way, sell whatever you have and give to the poor…and come, take up the cross, and follow Me.” —Mark 10:21 The rich young ruler had the … Continue reading

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