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Thirsty Again

If you look for satisfaction or fulfillment, meaning or identity, anywhere other than Jesus, you’ll be left empty.  There may be a moment of refreshment or pleasure, but you’ll soon be thirsty again. – Tim Chester in You Can Change … Continue reading

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In The Shadow

Practice doing with less than usual, not buying even when you can afford it, buying nothing but necessities for a time, and spending time in the shadow of Calvary.  How much less you’ll find you need when you see how … Continue reading

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Love Other Things Less

Hedonism, materialism, narcissism: these are some of the many loves that keep us from loving Jesus. Loving him more always requires us to love other things less. – Phil Ryken in Loving Jesus More

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True Test

This may be the truest test of our love for our Lord: will we go out and love the church that he died to save? – Phil Ryken in Loving Jesus More

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Revelation Quote

The Lord Jesus has eyes that can burn through every conceivable façade and defense that we can devise to hide our true selves from others, eyes that penetrate right into our hearts.  When his eyes are upon you, He sees … Continue reading

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The Need To See Jesus

The more trouble we have seeing Jesus, the more we wander into foolish thinking.  The consequences are devastating: sinful patterns of self-indulgence, angry conflicts with other people, and bitter thoughts about ourselves as well as others.  If these are some … Continue reading

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Passion Points

Here are some good posts for your weekend reading: What We Need Most – Kevin DeYoung I’m convinced that more evangelism, more prayer, more fruitfulness, more holiness will flow from the fountain of our lives only when we start drinking … Continue reading

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Passion Points

Here are some good posts for your weekend reading: Yes, You Can Please Your Heavenly Father – Kevin DeYoung Over and over, more than a dozen times in the New Testament, we have this motivation. We ought to be generous. … Continue reading

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The Only Worthiness We Have

The only worthiness we have for entrance into God’s Kingdom is in Christ. The only worthiness we have with which to come before God is in Christ. And the only worthiness we have to qualify us for ministry is in … Continue reading

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