Devotional Series : Lost Way


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The Lost Way Makes Way for Sovereignty


“How much power does God have? Does He have power over all evil? Do I have power to thwart Him? Is my weakness too much for His power to transform me? Is my strength too strong for Him to conquer? … Continue reading

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#41 Jesus Lived in Unbroken Worship


Reading 1 John 4:7-8 NLT Anyone who loves…knows God…for God is love.  Jesus lived in unbroken worship of His Father. He received everything from the Father’s hand with love. He loved all God gave Him, and He loved God through … Continue reading

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#40 Giving Thanks in All Things


1 Thessalonians 5:18 AMPC Thank [God] in everything [no matter what the circumstances may be, be thankful and give thanks], for this is the will of God for you [who are] in Christ Jesus [the Revealer and Mediator of that … Continue reading

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#39 Love Sends the Cross


Luke 9:23 NASB And He was saying to them all, “If anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself, and take up his cross daily and follow Me.” The Cross is the real issue in every crunch of … Continue reading

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#38 Your Destiny Depends on Love


Matthew 11:6 NASB And blessed is he who does not take offense at Me. Your whole destiny depends on Love. Love is the force of God within the Believer and the bond of the Body of Christ. Let Love be … Continue reading

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#37 Let Everything You Do Be Done in Love


1 Corinthians 16:14 AMPC Let everything you do be done in love (true love to God and man as inspired by God’s love for us). From Chariot of Fire: The universe is not about right versus wrong, nor even good and … Continue reading

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#36 Love is Obedience


2 John 1:6 AMPC And what this love consists in is this: that we live and walk in accordance with and guided by His commandments (His orders, ordinances, precepts, teaching). This is the commandment, as you have heard from the … Continue reading

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#35 The Command to Love One Another


John 13:34 NASB A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another, even as I have loved you, that you also love one another. Jesus did not give this command to His disciples at the beginning of … Continue reading

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#34 The Love of Christ Together


Ephesians 3:18-19 NASB …may be able to comprehend with all the saints what is the breadth and length and height and depth, and to know the love of Christ which surpasses knowledge…, that you may be filled up to all … Continue reading

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#33 The Rugged Love of Christ


Ephesians 3:19a NASB …and to know the love of Christ… We do not know the love that is God-love. We believe His love is like our insipid, self-loving love. We have a box for love. It is pretty, it is … Continue reading

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#32 Love is the Essence


John 15:12 NASB This is My commandment, that you love one another, just as I have loved you. Love (for one another) is the essence of Christian life and fellowship. Love is the final command, the test of validity, and … Continue reading

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#31 The Body of Christ is Bound by Love


Ephesians 3:17-19 NASB …so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; and that you, being rooted and grounded in love, may be able to comprehend with all the saints what is the breadth and length and height and … Continue reading

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#30 To Grasp with All the Saints the Love of God


Ephesians 3:18 AMPC That you may have the power and be strong to apprehend and grasp with all the saints [God’s devoted people, the experience of that love] what is the breadth and length and height and depth of it. … Continue reading

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#29 The Nature of Divine Love


Ephesians 3:17-18 AMPC May you be rooted deep in love and founded securely on love, that you many have the power and be strong to apprehend and grasp with all the saints [God’s devoted people, the experience of that love]… … Continue reading

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#28 Founded Securely on Love


Ephesians 3:17 AMPC May you be rooted deep in love and founded securely on love… To be founded securely on love is to so deeply know God’s Love, that you are able to see all events as aspects of His … Continue reading

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#27 To Be Grounded in Love


Ephesians 3:17 NASB …that you, being rooted and grounded in love… To be rooted in love is to have experienced or seen God’s love for you. To be grounded in love is to live in the constancy of believing in … Continue reading

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#26 Christ Lives Within Us


Ephesians 3:17 NASB …so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; and that you, being rooted and grounded in love… Christ lives within – not out there, not far away. On the throne (yes), but here, within. With … Continue reading

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#25 The Hidden Force of Love


Ephesians 3:17 NASB May you be rooted in love… When God’s love is internally experienced in that deep place of the heart, His love becomes the basic hidden force, the drive and enthusiasm of life. Archbishop Leighton said it this … Continue reading

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#24 The Hidden Root of Love


Ephesians 3:17 NASB …so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith, and that you, being rooted and grounded in love… The health of a living plant is only the strength of its root. The root is the invisible … Continue reading

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#23 Nourished by the Voice of God


Ephesians 3:14-17a NASB For this reason I bow my knees before the Father…that He would grant you, according to the riches of His glory, to be strengthened with power through His Spirit in the inner man, so that Christ may … Continue reading