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DAILY HOPE: JUNE 1

You Have Direct Access to God “You come to him as living stones, a spiritual house that is being built into a holy priesthood” (1 Peter 2:5 GW). God says that you are a priest. Depending on your background, that … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: MARCH 2

Restoring Relationships: Take the Initiative “If you enter your place of worship and, about to make an offering, you suddenly remember a grudge a friend has against you, abandon your offering, leave immediately, go to this friend and make things … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: NOVEMBER 23

The Distraction of Contempt Have mercy on us, O Lord, have mercy on us! For we are exceedingly filled with contempt. —Psalm 123:3 What we must beware of is not damage to our belief in God but damage to our … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: AUGUST 24

The Spiritual Search What man is there among you who, if his son asks for bread, will give him a stone? —Matthew 7:9 The illustration of prayer that our Lord used here is one of a good child who is … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: JUNE 17

Beware of Criticizing Others Judge not, that you be not judged. —Matthew 7:1 Jesus’ instructions with regard to judging others is very simply put; He says, “Don’t.” The average Christian is the most piercingly critical individual known. Criticism is one … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: APRIL 6

The Collision of God and Sin …who Himself bore our sins in His own body on the tree… —1 Peter 2:24 The Cross of Christ is the revealed truth of God’s judgment on sin. Never associate the idea of martyrdom … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: JANUARY 26

Look Again and Consecrate If God so clothes the grass of the field…, will He not much more clothe you…? —Matthew 6:30 A simple statement of Jesus is always a puzzle to us because we will not be simple. How … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: JANUARY 6

Worship He moved from there to the mountain east of Bethel, and he pitched his tent with Bethel on the west and Ai on the east; there he built an altar to the Lord and called on the name of … Continue reading

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