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C. S. LEWIS DAILY: JANUARY 10

If you do not take the distinction between good and bad very seriously, then it is easy to say that anything you find in this world is a part of God. But, of course, if you think some things really … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: FEBRUARY 21

Do You Really Love Him? She has done a good work for Me. —Mark 14:6 If what we call love doesn’t take us beyond ourselves, it is not really love. If we have the idea that love is characterized as … Continue reading

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THE PURSUIT OF GOD: DAY 19

Chapter 5 The Universal Presence (PART 1) Whither shall I go from thy spirit? or whither shall I flee from thy presence? —Psa. 139:7 In all Christian teaching certain basic truths are found, hidden at times, and rather assumed than … Continue reading

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THE PURSUIT OF GOD: DAY 2

Chapter 1 Following Hard after God (PART 1) My soul followeth hard after thee: thy right hand upholdeth me. -Psa. 63:8 Christian theology teaches the doctrine of prevenient grace, which briefly stated means this, that before a man can seek … Continue reading

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MORNING AND EVENING: OCTOBER 28

MORNING “I have chosen you out of the world.” John 15:19 Here is distinguishing grace and discriminating regard; for some are made the special objects of divine affection. Do not be afraid to dwell upon this high doctrine of election. … Continue reading

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MORNING AND EVENING: OCTOBER 24

MORNING “The trees of the Lord are full of sap.” Psalm 104:16 Without sap the tree cannot flourish or even exist. Vitality is essential to a Christian. There must be life–a vital principle infused into us by God the Holy … Continue reading

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MORNING AND EVENING: SEPTEMBER 16

MORNING “Partakers of the divine nature.” 2 Peter 1:4 To be a partaker of the divine nature is not, of course, to become God. That cannot be. The essence of Deity is not to be participated in by the creature. … Continue reading

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MORNING AND EVENING: JULY 23

MORNING “Even thou wast as one of them.” Obadiah 1:11 Brotherly kindness was due from Edom to Israel in the time of need, but instead thereof, the men of Esau made common cause with Israel’s foes. Special stress in the … Continue reading

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MORNING AND EVENING: JUNE 21

MORNING “Thou art fairer than the children of men.” Psalm 45:2 The entire person of Jesus is but as one gem, and his life is all along but one impression of the seal. He is altogether complete; not only in … Continue reading

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MORNING AND EVENING: JUNE 2

MORNING “For the flesh lusteth against the Spirit, and the Spirit against the flesh.” Galatians 5:17 In every believer’s heart there is a constant struggle between the old nature and the new. The old nature is very active, and loses … Continue reading

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