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Let the Lord Choose

Spread out your petition before God, and then say, "Thy will, not mine, be done." The sweetest lesson I have learned in God's school is ...


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Where the Line Is

To applaud the will of God, to do the will of God, even to fight for the will of God is not difficult ... until it comes at cross-purposes with our will. ...


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When Desire Takes Over

Selfishness is a phenomenon of the will, and consists in committing the will to the gratification of the desires. ... Selfishness begins when the will ...


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Receiving the Word

The receiving of the Word consist of two parts: attention of mind and intention of will.


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Whose Will?

It is difficult to be honest about the choices we make. Rather than "I decided to ..." we say, "God directed me to..." When things ...


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Seared Conscience

During my college years—in my infinite wisdom—it occurred to me that it made no sense to stop at red traffic lights when there was clearly no traffic ...


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Prayer and God's Sovereignty

A small boy was writing a letter to God about the Christmas presents he badly wanted. "I've been good for six months now," he wrote.

But after a moment's ...


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"Fiddler on the Roof": Disobeying Our Father

The movie Fiddler on the Roof is about a poor Jewish father's struggle to cling to tradition in an ever-changing world. The main character, Tevye, is ...


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Mickey Rooney's Human Struggles

Long-time actor Mickey Rooney is an unabashed Christian. He states: "I've given my life to God, and I try to do the right thing, but inevitably, and unfortunately, ...


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A Father's Strength and a Son's Heart

Father and son Dick and Ricky Hoyt have run together in more than 800 Ironman races (which include swimming, biking, and running). But the son, Ricky, ...


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