Monday - September 22, 2014

Diligently Seeking God

When the Road Forks (September 22)

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“Now it came to pass after these things that God tested Abraham, and said to him, ‘Abraham!’ And he said, ‘Here I am.’ Then He said, ‘Take now your son, your only son Isaac, whom you love, and go to the land of Moriah, and offer him there as a burnt offering on one of the mountains of which I ... Read More »

Nothing Between Us? (September 21)

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“Behold, the Lord’s hand is not shortened, that it cannot save; nor His ear heavy, that it cannot hear. But your iniquities have separated you from your God; and your sins have hidden His face from you, so that He will not hear” (Isaiah 59:1-2). IF ANYTHING AT ALL STANDS BETWEEN US AND THE FULLNESS OF OUR FATHER’S FELLOWSHIP, THE ... Read More »

First Love (September 19)

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“Nevertheless I have this against you, that you have left your first love” (Revelation 2:4). IT IS GOOD FOR US TO RECALL THE ARDENT LOVE THAT WE HAD WHEN OUR GREAT DESIRE FOR GOD WAS NEWLY DISCOVERED. As time goes by, the demands and difficulties of earthly existence keep us busy and wear us out. If we don’t frequently tend ... Read More »

At All Costs (September 18)

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“For whoever desires to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake will find it. For what profit is it to a man if he gains the whole world, and loses his own soul? Or what will a man give in exchange for his soul?” (Matthew 16:25-26). THERE IS NOTHING OF MORE VALUE TO ... Read More »

Spiritual ‘Reality’ (September 16)

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“By faith Moses, when he became of age, refused to be called the son of Pharaoh’s daughter, choosing rather to suffer affliction with the people of God than to enjoy the passing pleasures of sin, esteeming the reproach of Christ greater riches than the treasures in Egypt; for he looked to the reward. By faith he forsook Egypt, not fearing ... Read More »

Music to Our Ears (September 15)

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“Blessed are the people who know the joyful sound! They walk, O Lord, in the light of Your countenance” (Psalm 89:15). WHEN THE “TRUMPET” OF GOD SOUNDS, IT IS A WONDERFUL THING TO BE AMONG THOSE WHO KNOW THAT SOUND AND UNDERSTAND JUST HOW JOYOUS IT IS. The Psalmist said, “Blessed are the people who know the joyful sound!” In ... Read More »