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To Ponder:

“Just as a parent disciplines a child, the LORD your God disciplines you for your own good.” Deuteronomy 8:5. “I have refined you in the furnace of suffering.” Isaiah 48:10. I can truly say of everything I have ever tasted in this world … Continue reading

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“The Lord does whatever pleases Him, throughout all heaven and earth, and on the seas and in their depths.” Psalm 135:6. How blessed that elementary truth: “The Lord reigns!” To know that there is no chance or accident with God; that He decrees … Continue reading

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To Ponder:

Whatever trials you have, my dear brother, Christ is all in all to meet them. Are you poor? He will make you rich in your poverty by His consoling presence. Are you sick? He will make your bed in your sickness, and so will … Continue reading

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“And the Lord God prepared a gourd, and made it to come up over Jonah, and soon it spread its broad leaves over Jonah’s head, shading him from the sun. This eased some of his discomfort, and Jonah was very grateful … Continue reading

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Those who set up a fictitious worship, merely worship and adore their own delirious fancies; indeed, they would never dare so to trifle with God, had they not previously fashioned Him after their own childish conceits. . . No religion … Continue reading

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“You are absolutely beautiful, My beloved! There is no spot in you!” Song of Solomon 4:7. The Lord’s admiration of His Church is very astonishing, and His description of her beauty is very glowing. She is not merely beautiful–but “absolutely beautiful.” He … Continue reading

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Prayer is beyond any question the highest activity of the human soul. Man is at his greatest and highest when upon his knees he comes face to face with God. . . When a man is speaking to God he … Continue reading

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