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Ruth: the Best Is Yet to Come (Part 4) by John Piper (audio)

  As we come to the end of our series on the book of Ruth, the main question we should ask is, What is the lesson of this book? What one main thing does the author want us to take away … Continue reading

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Re-examine the foundation of your hope by Adoniram Judson

LET ME URGE YOU frequently to re-examine the foundation of your hope. O, it is a solemn thing to die — an awful thing to go into eternity, and discover that we have been deceiving ourselves! Let us depend upon … Continue reading

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The Dandelion by Lilias Trotter

Measure thy life by loss and not by gain, Not by the wine drunk, but by the wine poured forth, For love’s strength standeth in love’s sacrifice, And he who suffers most has most to give. Death to Self is … Continue reading

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The Hope of Holiness by Elisabeth Elliot

There are things which it is our duty to cover in silence. We are told nowadays that everything ought to be expressed if we are truly “honest” and “open.” Proverbs 11:13 says, “He who goes abroad as a talebearer reveals … Continue reading

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The Hope of Holiness by Elisabeth Elliot

The “openness” that is often praised among Christians as a sign of true humility may sometimes be an oblique effort to prove that there is no such thing as a saint after all, and that those who believe that it … Continue reading

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