Monthly Archives: October 2012

Streams in the Desert, with Mrs. Charles Cowman


Streams in the Desert, with Mrs. Charles Cowman Believing Before Seeing “The land which I do give them, even the children of Israel” (Joshua 1:2). God here speaks in the immediate present. It is not something He is going to … Continue reading

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A Quiet Place to Rest


A Quiet Place to Rest Karen Ehman “Then, because so many people were coming and going that they did not even have a chance to eat, he said to them, ‘Come with me by yourselves to a quiet place and … Continue reading

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The Wrestling Match


The Wrestling Match Gwen Smith Today’s Truth Finally, be strong in the Lord and in His mighty power. Put on the full armor of God so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes. For our struggle is … Continue reading

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Are people just pawns in God’s chess game?


Questions Answered Are people just pawns in God’s chess game? ========================================== Job 1:13–19 It often seems that people are caught in events beyond their control, manipulated by God or Satan. They may feel forced into situations they would not choose … Continue reading

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Question: “What are the seven spirits of God?”


Question: “What are the seven spirits of God?” Answer: The “seven spirits of God” are mentioned in Revelation 1:4; 3:1; 4:5; and 5:6. The seven spirits of God are not specifically identified, so it’s impossible to be dogmatic. Revelation 1:4 … Continue reading

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Getting out of God’s Way


Getting out of God’s Way Sharon Jaynes Today’s Truth “And I am certain that God, who began the good work within you, will continue his work until it is finally finished on the day when Christ Jesus returns,” – (Philippians … Continue reading

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A Hard Lesson About Paying Attention!


A Hard Lesson About Paying Attention! Rick Renner After they were come to Mysia, they assayed to go into Bithynia: but the Spirit suffered them not. Acts 16:7 As I lay down on the hotel bed to take a one-hour … Continue reading

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Strong Composure


Streams in the Desert, with Mrs. Charles Cowman Strong Composure “Dearly beloved, avenge not yourselves” (Rom. 12:19). There are seasons when to be still demands immeasurably higher strength than to act. Composure is often the highest result of power. To … Continue reading

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SACRIFICIAL GIVING


STANDING STRONG THROUGH THE STORM SACRIFICIAL GIVING ================== In the same way, those of you who do not give up everything you have cannot be my disciples. Luke 14:33 Johnny Li, a former colleague and current missionary trainer in China … Continue reading

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When Love Trumps Anger


When Love Trumps Anger Gwen Smith Today’s Truth “My dear brothers, take note of this:  Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry, for man’s anger does not bring about the righteous life that … Continue reading

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