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Waited Patiently (What would happen to you if you did this, as the Bible says?)

Selected Verses: Psalm 40:1-2. To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David. I waited patiently for the Lord; and he inclined unto me, and heard my cry. 2He brought me up also out of an horrible pit, out of the miry clay, and set my feet upon a rock, and established my goings. Psalm 18:6. In my distress ... Read More

A Christian Home (A spirit-filled, praying husband, and a gentle, loving wife)

Selected Verses: I Corinthians 11:3. But I would have you know, that the head of every man is Christ; and the head of the woman is the man; and the head of Christ is God. Ephesians 5:29. For no man ever yet hated his own flesh; but nourisheth and cherisheth it, even as the Lord the church. I Peter 3... Read More

A Conscience Void of Offence

Selected Verses: Acts 24:14-16. But this I confess unto thee, that after the way which they call heresy, so worship I the God of my fathers, believing all things which are written in the law and in the prophets: 15And have hope toward God, which they themselves also allow, that there shall be a resu... Read More

A Heart Perfect toward God (Be diligent to get alone with God, and He will supply this need also)

Selected Verses: Philippians 2:13. For it is God which worketh in you both to will and to do of his good pleasure. Philippians 4:19. But my God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus. I Peter 4:7. But the end of all things is at hand: be ye therefore sober, and w... Read More

A Single Eye (“Looking unto Jesus.” The eye is faith, and the light is His presence.)

Selected Verses: Matthew 6:22-23. The light of the body is the eye: if therefore thine eye be single, thy whole body shall be full of light. 23But if thine eye be evil, thy whole body shall be full of darkness. If therefore the light that is in thee be darkness, how great is that darkness! Hebrews 1... Read More

Abandonment

Selected Verses: Psalm 131:2. Surely I have behaved and quieted myself, as a child that is weaned of his mother: my soul is even as a weaned child. John 6:57. As the living Father hath sent me, and I live by the Father: so he that eateth me, even he shall live by me. Opening: “Abandonment is the key... Read More

Abiding — I John 2:28 (There is a “secret place of the Most High,” and “he that abideth in Him sinneth not.”)

Selected Verses: I John 2:28. And now, little children, abide in him; that, when he shall appear, we may have confidence, and not be ashamed before him at his coming. Psalm 91:1. He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty. I John 3:6. Whosoever... Read More

Be My Strong Habitation (Hiding in Him: Come down, and come in.)

Selected Verses: Psalm 71:3. Be thou my strong habitation, whereunto I may continually resort: thou hast given commandment to save me; for thou art my rock and my fortress. Opening: Hiding in Him doesn’t mean to turn your eyes inside out and to breathe heavily and to look religious, but it means to ... Read More

Behold, He Cometh (Communion: He comes to fill us with His love and make us like Himself.)

Selected Verses: Revelation 1:7. Behold, he cometh with clouds; and every eye shall see him, and they also which pierced him: and all kindreds of the earth shall wail because of him. Even so, Amen. Matthew 25:6. And at midnight there was a cry made, Behold, the bridegroom cometh; go ye out to meet h... Read More

Being Changed Inwardly (Receive a new heart, mind, and nature.)

Selected Verses: II Peter 1:4. Whereby are given unto us exceeding great and precious promises: that by these ye might be partakers of the divine nature, having escaped the corruption that is in the world through lust. Galatians 2:20. I am crucified with Christ: nevertheless I live; yet not I, but C... Read More

Being Filled with the Spirit (“We have not so much as heard whether there be any Holy Ghost.”)

Selected Verses: Hebrews 3:1. Wherefore, holy brethren, partakers of the heavenly calling, consider the Apostle and High Priest of our profession, Christ Jesus. Acts 19:2. He said unto them, Have ye received the Holy Ghost since ye believed? And they said unto him, We have not so much as heard wheth... Read More

Call to Prayer (Revival though prayer)

Selected Verses: I Samuel 14:1. Now it came to pass upon a day, that Jonathan the son of Saul said unto the young man that bare his armour, Come, and let us go over to the Philistines' garrison, that is on the other side. But he told not his father. I Samuel 14:12,13. And the men of the garrison ans... Read More

Casting All Your Care upon Him (Have you let God turn you into His masterpiece?)

Selected Verses: I Peter 5:7. Casting all your care upon him; for he careth for you. Philippians 4:6. In nothing be anxious; but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God. (RV) Ephesians 2:10. For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jes... Read More

Christ in Me (You’ve read the advertisement, now get behind the wheel and feel the power for yourself.)

Selected Verses: John 1:12. But as many as received him, to them gave he power to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on his name. I Corinthians 1:30. But of him are ye in Christ Jesus, who of God is made unto us wisdom, and righteousness, and sanctification, and redemption: Colossians... Read More

Christ, Our Indwelling Sanctifier (“I am glorified in them”)

Selected Verses: John 17:10. And all mine are thine, and thine are mine; and I am glorified in them. Opening: I also feel like Sister Riccio expressed it: “Wouldn’t it be nice if we could stay here forever?” It feels kind of comfortable, doesn’t it? But, oh, the wonder of sitting in His presence and... Read More

Christmas Talk

Selected Verses: John 1:11. He came unto his own, and his own received him not. Luke 11:13. If ye then, being evil, know how to give good gifts unto your children: how much more shall your heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to them that ask him? Romans 8:32. He that spared not his own Son, but del... Read More

Cleansing (Become transparent through conviction, admission of guilt, and cleansing.)

Selected Verses: Psalm 139:23, 24. Search me, O God, and know my heart: try me, and know my thoughts: 24And see if there be any wicked way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting. Hebrews 4:12. For the word of God is quick, and powerful, and sharper than any twoedged sword, piercing even to the di... Read More

Communion (“Do this in remembrance of Me” “Forget not all His benefits”)

Selected Verses: Psalm 103:2-3. Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits: 3Who forgiveth all thine iniquities; who healeth all thy diseases. Isaiah 53:4-5. Surely he hath borne our griefs, and carried our sorrows: yet we did esteem him stricken, smitten of God, and afflicted. 5But ... Read More

Confidence (“Cast not away your confidence” — “confidence by the faith of Him”)

Selected Verses: Hebrews 10:35. Cast not away therefore your confidence, which hath great recompence of reward. Proverbs 28:26. He that trusteth in his own heart is a fool: but whoso walketh wisely, he shall be delivered. Ephesians 3:12. In whom we have boldness and access with confidence by the fai... Read More

Continual Praise / Revelation 16:13-15 (When Jesus comes unannounced, will your garment be spotless?)

Selected Verses: I John 1:3. That which we have seen and heard declare we unto you, that ye also may have fellowship with us: and truly our fellowship is with the Father, and with his Son Jesus Christ. Revelation 16:13-15. And I saw three unclean spirits like frogs come out of the mouth of the drago... Read More

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