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Charles Spurgeon’s MORNING AND EVENING: MARCH 31

MORNING “With his stripes we are healed.” Isaiah 53:5 Pilate delivered our Lord to the lictors to be scourged. The Roman scourge was a most dreadful instrument of torture. It was made of the sinews of oxen, and sharp bones … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: JULY 19

Sunday Reflection: The Blessing of Transformation In his letter to the Romans, Paul urged the church to be transformed so they could resist the ways of the world and discern God’s will (Rom. 12:1-2). Interestingly, the apostle used the word … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: MAY 19

God’s Plan of Crucifixion Acts 2:22-36 Who was responsible for Jesus’ crucifixion? Though both the Jews and the Romans played a role in putting Him on the cross, God was the one who had already planned His Son’s death as … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: MAY 18

The Cross: The Heart of Christianity 1 Corinthians 2:1-5 The cross has become the symbol of Christianity, but it’s so much more than a mere piece of jewelry worn around the neck. The crucifixion of Christ is a central doctrine … Continue reading

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THE PURSUIT OF GOD: DAY 43

Chapter 10 The Sacrament of Living (PART 4) In all charity, and with no desire to reflect unkindly upon any Christian, however misled, I would point out that the Roman Catholic church represents today the sacred-secular heresy carried to its … Continue reading

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THE PURSUIT OF GOD: DAY 28

Chapter 7 The Gaze of the Soul (PART 1) Looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our faith. —Heb. 12:2 Let us think of our intelligent plain man mentioned in chapter six coming for the first time to the … Continue reading

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MORNING AND EVENING: JULY 9

MORNING “Forget not all His benefits.” Psalm 103:2 It is a delightful and profitable occupation to mark the hand of God in the lives of ancient saints, and to observe his goodness in delivering them, his mercy in pardoning them, … Continue reading

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MORNING AND EVENING: JUNE 23

MORNING “Ephraim is a cake not turned.” Hosea 7:8 A cake not turned is uncooked on one side; and so Ephraim was, in many respects, untouched by divine grace: though there was some partial obedience, there was very much rebellion … Continue reading

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MORNING AND EVENING: MARCH 31

MORNING “With his stripes we are healed.” Isaiah 53:5 Pilate delivered our Lord to the lictors to be scourged. The Roman scourge was a most dreadful instrument of torture. It was made of the sinews of oxen, and sharp bones … Continue reading

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