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IN TOUCH DAILY: OCTOBER 21

  Inheriting God’s Promises Hebrews 6:11-12 In the Bible, God made many promises because He loves to bless His children. But that doesn’t mean such blessings automatically belong to us. How can we claim His promises and petition Him with … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: OCTOBER 11

  Sunday Reflection: Promises for the Persecuted Persecution is a scary prospect, yet it’s written into the Christian story time and time again. And the way that we think, speak, and pray about suffering for our faith can impact how … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: OCTOBER 5

  A Pattern for Praying God’s Will Colossians 1:9-14 Paul’s prayer for the church at Colossae is an example of what God desires to do in every believer’s life. Although the Lord wants to hear about our physical and material … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: SEPTEMBER 30

  Wait Upon the Lord Psalm 40:1-3 Patience is hard work! This is especially true when we are waiting on God, who keeps to His own timetable. But believers who trust Him to deliver can look forward to rich blessing. … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: JUNE 20

God’s Definition of Success Psalm 25:1-5 How would you define success? Though much of the world considers power and prosperity to be the highest of goals, God desires a different yearning in His children. From the Lord’s standpoint, success means … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: MARCH 25

God Is at Work John 5:16-23 How do we know the Lord is at work? Sometimes we see a dramatic display like the parting of the Red Sea for the Israelites. Other times it seems God isn’t doing anything, as … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: MARCH 23

The Influence of Godly Parents Deuteronomy 6:5-9 In preparing the Israelites for the promised land, God didn’t command priests, teachers, or national leaders to train the next generation. Instead, He assigned this to parents. This remains true today. First, we’re … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: FEBRUARY 21

The Message in the Storm Psalm 62:1-8 When we’re in the midst of a difficult life event, our instinct is often to react quickly and change things. But God frequently asks us to wait. Take a look at today’s passage. … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: FEBRUARY 4

Why God Closes Doors Jeremiah 10:21-24 A blocked opportunity can be a useful tool for teaching. God wants to mold us into His image, and He can use anything—including something we desire—to do so. Closed doors prevent mistakes. Just because … Continue reading

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C. S. LEWIS DAILY: AUGUST 9

TO EDWARD LOFSTROM: On what Lewis attempted in The Chronicles of Narnia; on the character of the man Jesus—his tenderness, ferocity, and even humor; and on the need to do one’s duty while having patience with God. 16 January 1959 … Continue reading

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