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EMPTIED OUT AND FILLED UP D. L. Moody said, “I believe firmly that the moment our hearts are emptied of pride and selfishness and ambition and...
When I am conscious of the fear of failure holding me back, I go through a kind of personal checklist: 1. Does this fear come basically from prid...
In a speech made in 1863, Abraham Lincoln said, "We have been the receipients of the choicest bounties of heaven; we have been preserved these many ye...
Scripture: Deuteronomy 8:13-8:14, Proverbs 30:8-30:9, Matthew 13:22, Luke 15:11-15:32, Titus 2:11-2:15, [more]
"The only lifelong, reliable motivations are those that come from within, and one of the strongest of those is the joy and pride that grow from knowin...
Contributor: Lloyd Dobens
Scripture: Romans 12:2
Tags: Christian Values
LUTHER ON FEAR Martin Luther made this interesting observation in his Table Talk: "God and the devil take opposite tactics in regard to fear. Th...
Scripture: Psalms 27:1
Tags: Fear And Worry
IS THERE HOPE FOR THE NEXT GENERATION OF EVANGELICALS? Russell Moore recounts a conversation with the evangelical theologian Carl Henry. As Moore a...
Tags: God Brings Hope
The Bible defines worldliness by centering morality where we intuitively know it should be. Worldliness is the lust of the flesh (a passion for sensua...
Tags: Sin General
Lord Jesus, receive my spirit, and put an end at Thy good pleasure to this my miserable life; for justice and truth are not to be found among the sons...
Dr. David Nichols states, "There must be a difference between the knowledge that comes from the gathering of information, and that which comes by reve...
Theologian Charles Hodge explained the relationship between divine grace and the human heart. “The doctrines of grace humble a man without degr...