Tag Archives: Jesus Christ

Sunday, December 11: Individuality

“our individuality must be yielded to God so that our spiritual life may be brought forth into fellowship with Him.  we hinder our spiritual growth more than any other way by continually asserting our individuality.”  — My Utmost For His Highest … Continue reading

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Friday, December 9: The Opposition of the Natural

repulsed by the obvious evilness of  sin,  i find that it is no longer a matter of  avoiding sin per se,  “but of giving up my right to myself, my natural independence, and self-will.  this is where the battle has … Continue reading

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Wednesday, December 7: Repentance

when i came back from a two-year hiatus in melbourne,  one of the first privileges i had was a chance encounter with the mother of my ex-husband at a birthday dinner for my eldest son who also happened to be … Continue reading

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Tuesday, December 6: My Rainbow in the Cloud

“why doesn’t God do everything that we ask?  because that is not the basis of the God-and-man relationship.  man must go beyond the physical body and feelings in his covenant with God, just as God goes beyond Himself in reaching … Continue reading

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Friday, December 2: Christian Perfection

trophies are there to accumulate dust.  they serve nothing but bring back memories of an achievement or victory.  but why dwell on the past?  we should always be making news, scoring victories every day. what matters are the triumphs we … Continue reading

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Thursday, December 1: The Law and the Gospel

“Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the kingdom of heaven, but only the one who does the will of my Father in heaven.”  – Matthew 7:21 – 23 i started this blog eight months ago for … Continue reading

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Tuesday, November 22: Shallow and Profound

“shallowness is not an indication that there is no depth to your life at all— even the ocean has a shore.”  — My Utmost For His Highest long ago and for a long time, i had someone campaigning vigorously to … Continue reading

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