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C. S. LEWIS DAILY: OCTOBER 9

Lewis, grieving the death of his wife, Joy: On the other hand, ‘Knock and it shall be opened.’ But does knocking mean hammering and kicking the door like a maniac? And there’s also ‘To him that hath shall be given.’ … Continue reading

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C. S. LEWIS DAILY: SEPTEMBER 23

On God God is Goodness. He can give good, but cannot need or get it. In that sense all His love is, as it were, bottomlessly selfless by very definition; it has everything to give and nothing to receive. Hence, … Continue reading

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C. S. LEWIS DAILY: JULY 6

On love There are two kinds of love: we love wise and kind and beautiful people because we need them, but we love (or try to love) stupid and disagreeable people because they need us. This second kind is the … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: MAY 28

God’s Great Gift “Out of sheer generosity God put us in right standing with Himself. A pure gift. He got us out of the mess we’re in and restored us to where He always wanted us to be. And He … 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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DAILY HOPE: MARCH 12

Forgive Because You’re Forgiven “Remember, the Lord forgave you, so you must forgive others” (Colossians 3:13 NLT). The Bible says there are three reasons you have to let go of your past and the people who’ve hurt you, and the … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: JANUARY 11

Developing the Eyes of Faith – Step One “Whoever accepts and trusts the Son gets in on everything, life complete and forever!” (John 3:36 The Message). Living for the glory of God will require a change in your priorities, your … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: AUGUST 24

The Spiritual Search What man is there among you who, if his son asks for bread, will give him a stone? —Matthew 7:9 The illustration of prayer that our Lord used here is one of a good child who is … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: JUNE 10

And After That What’s Next To Do? …seek, and you will find… —Luke 11:9 Seek if you have not found. “You ask and do not receive, because you ask amiss…” (James 4:3). If you ask for things from life instead … Continue reading

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