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Charles Spurgeon’s MORNING AND EVENING: JUNE 13

MORNING “Whosoever will, let him take the water of life freely.” Revelation 22:17 Jesus says, “take freely.” He wants no payment or preparation. He seeks no recommendation from our virtuous emotions. If you have no good feelings, if you be … Continue reading

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Charles Spurgeon’s MORNING AND EVENING: JUNE 10

MORNING “We live unto the Lord.” Romans 14:8 If God had willed it, each of us might have entered heaven at the moment of conversion. It was not absolutely necessary for our preparation for immortality that we should tarry here. … Continue reading

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Charles Spurgeon’s MORNING AND EVENING: MAY 16

MORNING “Who giveth us richly all things to enjoy.” 1 Timothy 6:17 Our Lord Jesus is ever giving, and does not for a solitary instant withdraw his hand. As long as there is a vessel of grace not yet full … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: NOVEMBER 7

Preparation for Praise John 4:19-24 Worship service is a term often used to describe a Sunday morning gathering of a church. But is real worship actually happening there? God isn’t looking for attendees to fill up the pews; He’s seeking … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: JULY 16

Biblical Fasting Psalm 42:1-2 We’ve all been guilty of overlooking those we love. There are so many things vying for our attention, and we often choose the quick task over investment in a relationship. Unfortunately, we can do the same … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: JANUARY 27

Go to the Ant Proverbs 6:6-11 If you’ve ever battled ants in your kitchen, you might describe them as stubborn. But to someone struggling to stay on course, these tiny creatures seem determined, or even inspiring. In fact, ants have … Continue reading

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C. S. LEWIS DAILY: NOVEMBER 2

On fasting The problem about avoiding our own pain admits a similar solution. Some ascetics have used self-torture. As a layman, I offer no opinion on the prudence of such a regimen; but I insist that, whatever its merits, self-torture … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: SEPTEMBER 24

The “Go” of Preparation If you bring your gift to the altar, and there remember that your brother has something against you, leave your gift there before the altar, and go your way. First be reconciled to your brother, and … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: JULY 28

God’s Purpose or Mine? He made His disciples get into the boat and go before Him to the other side… —Mark 6:45 We tend to think that if Jesus Christ compels us to do something and we are obedient to … Continue reading

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MY UTMOST FOR HIS HIGHEST: MAY 27

The Life To Know Him …tarry in the city of Jerusalem until you are endued with power from on high. —Luke 24:49 The disciples had to tarry, staying in Jerusalem until the day of Pentecost, not only for their own … Continue reading

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