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C. S. LEWIS DAILY: JANUARY 18

Screwtape offers ways to cleverly exploit the Patient’s dry spell: But there is an even better way of exploiting the trough; I mean through the patient’s own thoughts about it. As always, the first step is to keep knowledge out … Continue reading

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C. S. LEWIS DAILY: JANUARY 7

We are always completely, and therefore equally, known to God. That is our destiny whether we like it or not. But though this knowledge never varies, the quality of our being known can. A school of thought holds that ‘freedom … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: DECEMBER 9

Wisdom Is a Gift “In this way they will know God’s secret, which is Christ himself. He is the key that opens all the hidden treasures of God’s wisdom and knowledge” (Colossians 2:2-3 GNT). How do you get wisdom? Do … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: JUNE 13

You’re Responsible for What You Allow in Your Mind ““A wise person is hungry for knowledge, while the fool feeds on trash” (Proverbs 15:14 NLT). Our minds control everything else about us. Our thoughts influence our feelings. Our feelings impact … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: APRIL 22

Change Requires Learning the Truth “Since you have heard about Jesus and have learned the truth that comes from him, throw off your old sinful nature and your former way of life, which is corrupted by lust and deception. Instead, … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: APRIL 18

Praying for an Unbeliever “For the Son of Man has come to seek and to save that which was lost” (Luke 19:10 NASB). If you asked 50 random people, “How do you get to Heaven?” you’d get a lot of … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: DECEMBER 3

“Not by Might nor by Power” My speech and my preaching were not with persuasive words of human wisdom, but in demonstration of the Spirit and of power… —1 Corinthians 2:4 If in preaching the gospel you substitute your knowledge … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: NOVEMBER 28

The Riches of the Destitute …being justified freely by His grace… —Romans 3:24 The gospel of the grace of God awakens an intense longing in human souls and an equally intense resentment, because the truth that it reveals is not … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: NOVEMBER 24

Direction of Focus Behold, as the eyes of servants look to the hand of their masters…, so our eyes look to the Lord our God… —Psalm 123:2 This verse is a description of total reliance on God. Just as the … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: SEPTEMBER 27

The “Go” of Renunciation …someone said to Him, “Lord, I will follow You wherever You go.” —Luke 9:57 Our Lord’s attitude toward this man was one of severe discouragement, “for He knew what was in man” (John 2:25). We would … Continue reading

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