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C. S. LEWIS DAILY: FEBRUARY 18

On comfort Talk to me about the truth of religion and I’ll listen gladly. Talk to me about the duty of religion and I’ll listen submissively. But don’t come talking to me about the consolations of religion or I shall … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: DECEMBER 6

Don’t Get Defensive “But the wisdom that comes from heaven is first of all pure; then peace-loving, considerate, submissive, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial and sincere” (James 3:17 NIV). After one pastor had preached his first sermon at … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: NOVEMBER 25

God Blesses Those Who Meet with Him Daily “Blessed is the man who listens to me, watching daily at my doors, waiting at my doorway” (Proverbs 8:34 NIV). Want to know something you can do every day that will certainly … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: NOVEMBER 11

Managing Stress Like Jesus: Listen to God “News about Jesus spread even more. Many people came to hear him and to be healed . . . but Jesus often slipped away to be alone so he could pray” (Luke 5:15-16 … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: OCTOBER 29

Learn to Be a Better Listener “The purposes of a person’s heart are deep waters, but one who has insight draws them out” (Proverbs 20:5 NIV). If you want your prayers to be effective, you need to learn to be … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: SEPTEMBER 14

Wise People Ask Questions and Then Listen “People’s thoughts can be like a deep well, but someone with understanding can find the wisdom there” (Proverbs 20:5 NCV). If you want to be wise, learn to ask wise questions—and then listen. … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: MAY 5

Four Ways God Speaks to You “God does speak — sometimes one way and sometimes another — even though people may not understand it” (Job 33:14 NCV). A lot of us think we’re too busy to listen for God’s response. … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: APRIL 20

Four Secrets to Answered Prayer “Then [Nehemiah] said, ‘O Lord, God of heaven, the great and awesome God who keeps his covenant of unfailing love with those who love him and obey his commands, listen to my prayer! . . … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: APRIL 5

Three Mental Barriers to Hearing God’s Voice “Get rid of all the filth and evil in your lives, and humbly accept the word God has planted in your hearts, for it has the power to save your souls” (James 1:21 … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: FEBRUARY 14

The Discipline of Hearing Whatever I tell you in the dark, speak in the light; and what you hear in the ear, preach on the housetops. —Matthew 10:27 Sometimes God puts us through the experience and discipline of darkness to … Continue reading

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