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  • The Holy Suffering of the Saint August 10, 2020
    Let those who suffer according to the will of God commit their souls to Him in doing good… —1 Peter 4:19Choosing to suffer means that there must be something wrong with you, but choosing God’s will— even if it means you will suffer— is something very different. No normal, healthy saint ever chooses suffering; he […]
  • Prayer in the Father’s Hearing August 9, 2020
    Jesus lifted up His eyes and said, "Father, I thank You that You have heard Me." —John 11:41When the Son of God prays, He is mindful and consciously aware of only His Father. God always hears the prayers of His Son, and if the Son of God has been formed in me (see Galatians 4:19) the […]
  • Prayer in the Father’s Honor August 8, 2020
    …that Holy One who is to be born will be called the Son of God. —Luke 1:35If the Son of God has been born into my human flesh, then am I allowing His holy innocence, simplicity, and oneness with the Father the opportunity to exhibit itself in me? What was true of the Virgin Mary […]
  • Prayer in the Father’s House August 7, 2020
    …they found Him in the temple….And He said to them, "…Did you not know that I must be about My Father’s business?" —Luke 2:46, 49Our Lord’s childhood was not immaturity waiting to grow into manhood— His childhood is an eternal fact. Am I a holy, innocent child of God as a result of my identification […]
  • The Cross in Prayer August 6, 2020
    In that day you will ask in My name… —John 16:26We too often think of the Cross of Christ as something we have to get through, yet we get through for the purpose of getting into it. The Cross represents only one thing for us— complete, entire, absolute identification with the Lord Jesus Christ— and […]