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Charles Spurgeon’s MORNING AND EVENING: MAY 28

MORNING “Whom he justified, them he also glorified.” Romans 8:30 Here is a precious truth for thee, believer. Thou mayest be poor, or in suffering, or unknown, but for thine encouragement take a review of thy “calling” and the consequences … Continue reading

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Charles Spurgeon’s MORNING AND EVENING: MARCH 2

MORNING “But all the Israelites went down to the Philistines, to sharpen every man his share, and his coulter, and his axe, and his mattock.” 1 Samuel 13:20 We are engaged in a great war with the Philistines of evil. … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: NOVEMBER 6

A Divine Perspective for Prayer Ephesians 1:15-23 Scripture says to pray about everything (Phil. 4:6), but in bringing our petitions, it’s also important to maintain a divine perspective. Paul, for example, kept God’s character in the forefront of his thinking … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: OCTOBER 10

  God’s Saving Initiative Acts 9:1-9 In other religions, worshippers pursue their god. In Christianity, however, it’s God who takes the initiative. This is obvious in the conversion of Saul of Tarsus (later known as Paul). Far from seeking the … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: SEPTEMBER 27

  Sunday Reflection: Pursuing God’s Will Each of Jesus’ statements in the Beatitudes includes a way of being and a promised result if we embody the trait described. But we’re not meant to pick and choose from the various benefits … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: AUGUST 30

  Sunday Reflection: Trusting God to Lead Us To be called children of God means that we earnestly seek His redemption—not just for ourselves but for the whole world. So when Jesus says, “For they shall be called sons of … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: JULY 31

The Call to Servanthood Galatians 5:13, John 12:26 Three New Testament writers opened their epistles in a similar way: “Paul, a bond-servant of Christ Jesus…” (Rom. 1:1), “Simon Peter, a bond-servant and apostle of Jesus Christ…” (2 Peter 1:1), and … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: MAY 26

Don’t Neglect Your Spiritual Gift 1 Timothy 4:12-16 Every Christian is given a spiritual gift with which to serve and build up the body of Christ (1 Corinthians 12:7). Sadly, though, many believers neglect theirs. Timothy actually had some good … 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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DAILY HOPE: NOVEMBER 9

Managing Stress Like Jesus: Know Your Calling “I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received” (Ephesians 4:1 NIV). You have a calling. We all do. God doesn’t just call pastors and missionaries. The overwhelming … Continue reading

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