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Mature Faith, Good Deeds, and Godly Wisdom

February 16, 2019

Mature Faith, Good Deeds, and Godly Wisdom What is wisdom? It dwells with God, meaning that our wisdom depends upon our relationship with Him. “The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding” (Prov. 9:10). The phrase “fear of the Lord” signifies reverence, worship, and obedience. “The fear...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2019/february/devotions/16
todayintheword.org February 16, 2019

Mature Faith Submits Humbly to God

February 19, 2019

Mature Faith Submits Humbly to God The narrative climax in John Milton’s Paradise Lost is the choice made first by Eve and then by Adam to give in to the serpent’s temptation and disobey God. In Milton’s Paradise Regained, the story’s climax is Jesus’ perfect resistance to the Devil’s temptations in the wilderness (Luke 4:1–13). Christ’s...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2019/february/devotions/19
todayintheword.org February 19, 2019

A Scary Challenge to Our Faith

March 27, 2019

A Scary Challenge to Our Faith Why do bad things happen to good people? Rabbi Harold Kushner answered that question in his bestselling book by arguing that God is loving but not omnipotent. Prominent atheists have said this is proof there is no god at all. The book of Job, however, offers a different answer: God has His own reasons that we...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2019/march/devotions/27
todayintheword.org March 27, 2019

Mature Faith Does Not Pursue Worldliness

February 18, 2019

Mature Faith Does Not Pursue Worldliness “What a friend we have in Jesus,” a classic hymn rejoices, “all our sins and griefs to bear! What a privilege to carry everything to God in prayer! Oh, what peace we often forfeit, oh, what needless pain we bear, all because we do not carry everything to God in prayer!” Who wouldn’t want our loving...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2019/february/devotions/18
todayintheword.org February 18, 2019

Mature Faith Makes Plans in Humility

February 21, 2019

Mature Faith Makes Plans in Humility Jesus once told a parable about a rich man whose economic endeavors were going quite well—so well, in fact, that he didn’t have enough room to store all his wealth. He made plans to build more barns and congratulated himself: “Take life easy; eat, drink and be merry.” God evaluated the situation differently:...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2019/february/devotions/21
todayintheword.org February 21, 2019

Mature Faith Understands What Is Eternal

February 3, 2019

Mature Faith Understands What Is Eternal “What a tragic waste,” wrote John Piper in Don’t Waste Your Life, “when people turn away from the Calvary road of love and suffering. All the riches of the glory of God in Christ are on that road. All the sweetest fellowship with Jesus is there. . . . All the deepest discoveries of God’s Word. All...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2019/february/devotions/03
todayintheword.org February 3, 2019

Mature Faith Does Not Pursue Selfish Pleasures

February 17, 2019

Mature Faith Does Not Pursue Selfish Pleasures The first sermon in American history was preached at Plymouth, Mass., on December 9, 1621 by Robert Cushman, a deacon and Puritan leader. His text was 1 Corinthians 10:24, “No one should seek their own good, but the good of others.” In his sermon he warned against “swelling pride, self-love and...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2019/february/devotions/17
todayintheword.org February 17, 2019

Mature Faith Is Patient and Expectant

February 23, 2019

Mature Faith Is Patient and Expectant What will Judgment Day be like? Popular culture and media have answered this question in many colorful ways. Nuclear bombs will destroy us in a series of radioactive mushroom clouds. A computer system meant to defend us will become sentient and attack humanity. A pandemic or modern-day plague will sweep...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2019/february/devotions/23
todayintheword.org February 23, 2019

Mature Faith Accepts God’s Word

February 6, 2019

Mature Faith Accepts God’s Word In Redeeming How We Talk, Ken Wytsma and A. J. Swoboda write: “Next to prayer, listening is perhaps the best way to create a positive context for conversation. Listening forces us to exchange hats with others, to walk in their shoes. When we exchange hats, we develop empathy and understanding. Then we can more...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2019/february/devotions/06
todayintheword.org February 6, 2019

Silence and Spiritual Walk: The Quiet Strength of Faith

June 23, 2018

Silence and Spiritual Walk: The Quiet Strength of Faith In To Know as We Are Known: Education as a Spiritual Journey, Parker J. Palmer wrote of his efforts to establish a discipline of silence in his classrooms: “Eventually my students feel a sense of community in the silence that is deeper than what they feel when the words are flowing fast...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2018/06---june/devotions/23
todayintheword.org June 23, 2018

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