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Devotion for February 13, 2006

February 13, 2006

Devotion for February 13, 2006 A seminary student’s wife noticed that her husband had a habit of mumbling to himself while on his way to study. “Only three more years to go,” he muttered. The following year she heard him say something similar, “Only two more years to go.” During his junior year, he wandered through the house mumbling, “Only...

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Devotion for February 18, 2006

February 18, 2006

Devotion for February 18, 2006 Benjamin Franklin once described a visit he made as a young man to see the Puritan preacher Cotton Mather. Franklin recalled: “He was showing me out of the house, and there was a very low beam near the doorway. I was still talking when Mather began shouting, ‘Stoop! Stoop!’ I didn’t understand what he meant...

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Devotion for February 20, 2006

February 20, 2006

Devotion for February 20, 2006 In his book The Spirit of the Disciplines, author Dallas Willard writes that being created in the image of God means that we have been given a measure of independent power. “Without such power, we absolutely could not resemble God in the close manner he intended, or could we be God’s co-workers,” Willard explains.

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Devotion for February 26, 2006

February 26, 2006

Devotion for February 26, 2006 James Gilmore was a member of the London Missionary Society who traveled to Mongolia in 1872. When he died 21 years later he had little to show for his effort and could point to only a handful of converts. Still, throughout his life Gilmore was driven by a passion to proclaim Christ to those who had not yet...

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todayintheword.org February 26, 2006

Devotion for February 02, 2005

February 2, 2005

Devotion for February 02, 2005 Evangelist D. L. Moody was deeply affected by the observation of Henry Varley who said, “The world has yet to see what God can do with and for and through and in a man who is fully and wholly consecrated to Him.” It is a challenging question. Yet it brings to mind an even more challenging one. What can God do...

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Devotion for February 03, 2005

February 3, 2005

Devotion for February 03, 2005 Joseph Pulitzer, the nineteenth-century newspaper baron and founder of the Pulitzer prize, believed in the power of the press. Not only was Pulitzer convinced that a newspaper ought to be one of the most powerful institutions on earth, he believed that its influence ought to extend beyond the earth. Pulitzer...

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Devotion for February 16, 2005

February 16, 2005

Devotion for February 16, 2005 When Christians talk about having a “mountain-top” experience, they are alluding to the incident described in today’s passage. A mountain-top experience is one that is spiritually exhilarating but temporary. Although we might wish to prolong it, sooner or later we must leave the mountain and go down into the...

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Devotion for February 20, 2005

February 20, 2005

Devotion for February 20, 2005 When Alexander the Great captured the Indian king Porus, he asked the defeated monarch how he would like to be treated. Porus replied, “Like a king.” Alexander asked the ruler if he had any additional requests. Porus replied that he did not, “for everything is comprehended in the word ‘king.’ ” Alexander was...

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todayintheword.org February 20, 2005

Devotion for February 21, 2005

February 21, 2005

Devotion for February 21, 2005 In his poem about the Triumphal Entry, G. K. Chesterton writes from the point of view of the donkey that carried Christ into Jerusalem. The donkey begins by lamenting his unattractive features—his “monstrous head and sickening cry and ears like errant wings.” The donkey characterizes himself as “the devil’s...

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Devotion for February 23, 2005

February 23, 2005

Devotion for February 23, 2005 Evangelist Billy Sunday once told the story of an assistant who had been sent by D. L. Moody into a dangerous part of the city of Chicago to try to preach the gospel to a group of social anarchists. It was an unlikely audience. “Do the best you can,” Moody advised the man, “and some night I’ll come down and...

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