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To Ponder:

“Looking unto Jesus!” Hebrews 12:2. Only three words, but in these three words is the whole secret of spiritual life. Look unto Jesus in the Scriptures, to learn there who He is, what He has done, what He gives, what … Continue reading

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Dear friend, Your constitution, your situation, your temperament, all that is either comfortable or painful in your lot–is of God’s divine appointment. The hairs of your head are all numbered! The same power which produced the planets, is necessary to … Continue reading

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To Ponder:

“Do not withhold discipline from a child; if you punish him with the rod, he will not die.  Punish him with the rod–and save his soul from death!” Proverbs 23:13-14. To leave the roots of weeds growing in the garden among the … Continue reading

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To Ponder:

“Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again, Rejoice!” Philippians 4:4. Just so, “sorrowful, yet always rejoicing,” says Paul, speaking of his own experience. The believer’s joy does not exclude sorrow, but attends it, sustains under it, and raises above it. Joy in the … Continue reading

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To Ponder:

  Surely a Christian should be willing to give up anything which stands between him and heaven. A religion that costs nothing is worth nothing! A cheap Christianity, without a cross, will prove in the end a useless Christianity, without … Continue reading

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  We might as well preach to stone walls! “For we know, brothers loved by God, that He has chosen you, because our gospel came to you not simply with words–but also with power, with the Holy Spirit and with deep … Continue reading

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To Ponder:

“You see, at just the right time, when we were still powerless, Christ died for the ungodly. God demonstrates His own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us.” Romans 5:6-8. “Do you love … Continue reading

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