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IN TOUCH DAILY: OCTOBER 30

  Listening Through Restlessness Esther 6:1-11 When we’re too preoccupied to hear God’s voice, He may get our attention by giving us a restless spirit. The book of Esther gives us a wonderful example of this. In the sixth chapter, … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: OCTOBER 29

  Distracted Listeners 1 Samuel 3:1-10 Have you ever tried to have a discussion with someone who wasn’t really listening to you? It can be frustrating. It’s practically impossible to get your message across, but it also shows the other … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: JULY 22

Our Helper in Prayer John 16:5-15 In the gospel of John, Jesus referred to the Holy Spirit as the Helper whom He would send to enable and instruct believers. One of the Holy Spirit’s responsibilities is to help us in … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: JUNE 11

Our Faithful Teacher 2 Timothy 3:14-17 Think about all the teachers who have impacted your life. Have you ever considered that the Bible exceeds them all? It not only teaches who God is and how to be saved but also … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: APRIL 19

Sunday Reflection: The Blessing of Discernment It feels good to have the final word in an argument, but that sense of satisfaction doesn’t last very long. Usually, everyone involved ends up feeling bad. In such situations, meekness is possible only … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: APRIL 8

Hindrances to Hearing 1 Samuel 3:1-10 How sharp is your spiritual hearing? Ask yourself the following questions: 1. How well do I know God? Not knowing God’s character and what pleases Him hinders listening. 2. Have I been too busy … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: FEBRUARY 7

Fueling a Passion for Jesus 2 Peter 1:1-4 Studying the Bible and praying are the first steps to developing a passion for Christ. We need to understand His ways and promises before we can fall deeply in love with Him. … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: JANUARY 9

Doing God’s Work God’s Way Zechariah 4:5-7 Zechariah 4 speaks of an approach to serving that will never become stale: All kingdom work that the Father considers valuable takes place through His Holy Spirit—not by means of human power or … Continue reading

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C. S. LEWIS DAILY: MAY 23

I’ve just found in an old note-book a poem, with no author’s name attached, which is rather relevant to something we were talking about a few weeks ago—I mean, the haunting fear that there is no one listening, and that … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: AUGUST 8

Whose Voice Are You Listening To? “Start with GOD — the first step in learning is bowing down to GOD; only fools thumb their noses at such wisdom and learning” (Proverbs 1:7 The Message). Have you noticed that the moment … Continue reading

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