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August 12, 2017 August 12- Put on the New Man “And have put on the new man, which is renewed in knowledge after the image of him that created him.” –Colossians 3:10 The ongoing battle with the flesh is a constant conflict.  We are told to “mortify our members” and 0
August 11, 2017 August 11- Hurting and Killing Sin “Even the choicest of saints need to make it their business to mortify the indwelling power of sin.” –John Owen One of the reasons we struggle with sin, even after we are saved, is because we fail to intentionally kill 0
August 10, 2017 August 10- The Whole Life “Search me, O God, and know my heart: try me, and know my thoughts.” –Psalm 139:23 If you are willing to give your whole life to Christ it will require you doing so your whole life. Consider that statement again 0
August 9, 2017 August 9- Are You in the Vine? “They went out from us, but they were not of us: for if they had been of us, they would no doubt have continued with us.” –1 John 2:19 In John 15, Jesus gave the illustration of the Vine and 0
August 8, 2017 August 8- Walking on Paths of Righteousness “He restoreth my soul: he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for his name’s sake.” –Psalm 23:3 If you study some of the particular grazing hills of Israel, you’ll notice an excessive amount of paths etched into the hills 0
August 7, 2017 August 7 – Meditate on This: Fruit “The amount of time we spend with Jesus, meditating on His word, establishes our fruitfulness in the kingdom.” –Charles Stanley Someone has said, “The greatest translation of God’s Word is how it is translated into your hands, feet, heart, and 0
August 6, 2017 August 6 – Meditate on This: Fellowship “We live in a world starved of solitude…and therefore starved for meditation and true friendship.” –C.S. Lewis When the psalmist said, “I remember the days of old; I meditate on all thy works; I muse on the work of thy hands,” he 0
August 5, 2017 August 5 – Meditate on This: Familiarity “The sweet spices of divine work must be beaten into powder by meditation.” –Abraham Wright The apostle Paul told Timothy, “Meditate upon these things; give thyself wholly to them; that thy profiting may appear to all” (1 Timothy 4:15). Meditation upon 0
August 4, 2017 August 4 – The Value of Meditation, Part 2 “We come away cold from reading His Word because we have not warmed ourselves by the fires of meditation.” –Thomas Watson The “blessed life” of Psalm 1 is contingent upon scriptural meditation. The writer, who likened his life to a 0
August 3, 2017 August 3 – The Value of Meditation, Part 1 “Prayer born of meditation upon the Word is prayer that soars upward most easily to God’s listening ears.” –R.A. Torrey It was an inconceivable task. Joshua had to mobilize, organize, and unify millions of people across the Jordan river into 0