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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: OCTOBER 22

The Witness of the Spirit The Spirit Himself bears witness with our spirit… —Romans 8:16 We are in danger of getting into a bargaining spirit with God when we come to Him— we want the witness of the Spirit before … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: JULY 12

The Spiritually Self-Seeking Church …till we all come…to the measure of the stature of the fullness of Christ… —Ephesians 4:13 Reconciliation means the restoring of the relationship between the entire human race and God, putting it back to what God … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: JULY 11

The Spiritually Vigorous Saint …that I may know Him… —Philippians 3:10 A saint is not to take the initiative toward self-realization, but toward knowing Jesus Christ. A spiritually vigorous saint never believes that his circumstances simply happen at random, nor … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: MAY 30

Yes—But…! Lord, I will follow You, but… —Luke 9:61 Suppose God tells you to do something that is an enormous test of your common sense, totally going against it. What will you do? Will you hold back? If you get … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: APRIL 17

All or Nothing? When Simon Peter heard that it was the Lord, he put on his outer garment…and plunged into the sea. —John 21:7 Have you ever had a crisis in your life in which you deliberately, earnestly, and recklessly … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: MARCH 13

God’s Total Surrender to Us For God so loved the world that He gave… —John 3:16 Salvation does not mean merely deliverance from sin or the experience of personal holiness. The salvation which comes from God means being completely delivered … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: MARCH 12

Total Surrender Peter began to say to Him, “See, we have left all and followed You.” —Mark 10:28 Our Lord replies to this statement of Peter by saying that this surrender is “for My sake and the gospel’s” (Mark 10:29). … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: MARCH 4

Is This True of Me? None of these things move me; nor do I count my life dear to myself… —Acts 20:24 It is easier to serve or work for God without a vision and without a call, because then … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: FEBRUARY 24

The Delight of Sacrifice I will very gladly spend and be spent for your souls… —2 Corinthians 12:15 Once “the love of God has been poured out in our hearts by the Holy Spirit,” we deliberately begin to identify ourselves … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: FEBRUARY 4

The Compelling Majesty of His Power The love of Christ compels us… —2 Corinthians 5:14 Paul said that he was overpowered, subdued, and held as in a vise by “the love of Christ.” Very few of us really know what … Continue reading

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