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DAILY HOPE: MAY 11

Why Won’t I Let God Take Control? “Do not let sin control the way you live; do not give in to sinful desires. . . . Instead, give yourselves completely to God, for you were dead, but now you have … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: FEBRUARY 4

Changing Your Life Will Take Concentration “Do not conform any longer to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind” (Romans 12:2 NIV). If you want to experience lasting change in your life, you … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: AUGUST 19

Self-Awareness Come to Me… —Matthew 11:28 God intends for us to live a well-rounded life in Christ Jesus, but there are times when that life is attacked from the outside. Then we tend to fall back into self-examination, a habit … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: JULY 5

Don’t Plan Without God Commit your way to the Lord, trust also in Him, and He shall bring it to pass. —Psalm 37:5 Don’t plan without God. God seems to have a delightful way of upsetting the plans we have … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: MAY 30

Yes—But…! Lord, I will follow You, but… —Luke 9:61 Suppose God tells you to do something that is an enormous test of your common sense, totally going against it. What will you do? Will you hold back? If you get … 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: MAY 13

The Habit of Keeping a Clear Conscience …strive to have a conscience without offense toward God and men. —Acts 24:16 God’s commands to us are actually given to the life of His Son in us. Consequently, to our human nature … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: MAY 10

Take the Initiative …add to your faith virtue… —2 Peter 1:5 Add means that we have to do something. We are in danger of forgetting that we cannot do what God does, and that God will not do what we … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: MARCH 18

Will I Bring Myself Up to This Level? …perfecting holiness in the fear of God. —2 Corinthians 7:1 “Therefore, having these promises….” I claim God’s promises for my life and look to their fulfillment, and rightly so, but that shows … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: MARCH 14

Yielding …you are that one’s slaves whom you obey… —Romans 6:16 The first thing I must be willing to admit when I begin to examine what controls and dominates me is that I am the one responsible for having yielded … Continue reading

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