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Charles Spurgeon’s MORNING AND EVENING: FEBRUARY 6

MORNING “Praying always.” Ephesians 6:18 What multitudes of prayers we have put up from the first moment when we learned to pray. Our first prayer was a prayer for ourselves; we asked that God would have mercy upon us, and … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: NOVEMBER 5

  Growing Through Our Adversity Philippians 1:1-11 One of the best ways to improve your prayer life is by imitating prayers in Scripture. Consider starting with Paul. When you read the prayers in his letters to the churches, you will … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: MARCH 27

Jesus’ Temptation: The Peak of Pressure Matthew 4:1-11 The Bible states that after Jesus was baptized, He was led by the Holy Spirit into the wilderness in order to face temptation by the devil. But why would God direct His … Continue reading

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C. S. LEWIS DAILY: MARCH 22

Letter to Dom Bede Griffiths, O.S.B.: from Magdalen College, 16 April 1940 The practical problem about charity (in our prayers) is very hard work, isn’t it? When you pray for Hitler & Stalin, how do you actually teach yourself to … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: DECEMBER 13

Intercessory Prayer …men always ought to pray and not lose heart. —Luke 18:1 You cannot truly intercede through prayer if you do not believe in the reality of redemption. Instead, you will simply be turning intercession into useless sympathy for … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: NOVEMBER 8

The Unrivaled Power of Prayer We do not know what we should pray for as we ought, but the Spirit Himself makes intercession for us with groanings which cannot be uttered. —Romans 8:26 We realize that we are energized by … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: NOVEMBER 7

The Undetected Sacredness of Circumstances We know that all things work together for good to those who love God… —Romans 8:28 The circumstances of a saint’s life are ordained of God. In the life of a saint there is no … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: JUNE 21

Have You Come to “When” Yet? The Lord restored Job’s losses when he prayed for his friends. —Job 42:10 A pitiful, sickly, and self-centered kind of prayer and a determined effort and selfish desire to be right with God are … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: MAY 4

Vicarious Intercession …having boldness to enter the Holiest by the blood of Jesus… —Hebrews 10:19 Beware of thinking that intercession means bringing our own personal sympathies and concerns into the presence of God, and then demanding that He do whatever … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: MAY 3

Vital Intercession …praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit… —Ephesians 6:18 As we continue on in our intercession for others, we may find that our obedience to God in interceding is going to cost those for whom … Continue reading

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