Tag Archives: dying to self

Sowing; March 1, 2021


Matthew 13:23 “But the one who received the seed that fell on good soil is the man who hears the word and understands it. He produces a crop, yielding a hundred, sixty or thirty times what was sown.” This is … Continue reading

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God as Dirt; November 12, 2019


Isaiah 61:11 For as the soil makes the sprout come up and a garden causes seeds to grow, so the Sovereign Lord will make righteousness and praise spring up before all nations. In such a dearly-loved chapter as this I … Continue reading

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Our Relationship to God; April 1, 2018


John 20:17 Jesus said, “Do not hold on to me, for I have not yet returned to the Father. Go instead to my brothers and tell them, ‘I am returning to my Father and your Father, to my God and … Continue reading

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Inquiring of God; June 12, 2017


1 Samuel 23:4 Once again David inquired of the Lord, and the Lord answered him. This particular story is an excellent illustration of the reason for David’s successes. Simply put, He asked God. Today we would tend to think that … Continue reading

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April 3, 2017


Luke 9:23 Then he said to them all: “If anyone would come after me, he must deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me.” I have preached on this verse many times, but it still hits me … Continue reading

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