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Seeking God’s Special Guidance by Fasting & Prayer

Ezra 8:21,23; Daniel 10:1-5,11,12; Acts 13:1-3 [Ezra] proclaimed a fast there, at the river Ahava, that we might afflict ourselves before God, to seek of him a right way for us, and for our little ones, and for all our … Continue reading

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The Unmistakable Signs of Spiritual Pride

I Corinthians 8:1; John 9:34        Knowledge puffeth up.        Thou wast altogether born in sins, and does thou teach us? MARTYN LLOYD-JONES (1899-1981): The Apostle uses the term “puffed up”—Knowledge puffeth up. What an expression! What does he mean? … Continue reading

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How Old Are You?

Genesis 47:8, 9        And Pharaoh said unto Jacob, How old art thou?        And Jacob said unto Pharaoh, The days of the years of the my pilgrimage are an hundred and thirty years: few and evil have the days … Continue reading

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The Difference Between Saints & Devils

Proverbs 23:26; Proverbs 22:17        My son, give me thine heart, and let thine eyes observe my ways.        Apply thine heart unto my knowledge. R. C. CHAPMAN (1803-1902): Self-examination is a solemn and profitable business: it should mainly consist … Continue reading

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True Christian Meditation is not Contemplative Mysticism

Psalm 1:2; Psalm 119:99; Psalm 39:3,4        His delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night.        I have more understanding than all my teachers: for thy testimonies are my … Continue reading

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