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Mission Devotional - August 21, 2017

"He that watereth shall be watered also himself." Today's Devotional Reading Proverbs 11:25 We are here taught the great lesson, that to get, we must give; that to accumulate, we must scatter; that to make ourselves happy, we must make others happy; and that in order to become spiritually vigorous, we must seek the spiritual good of others. In watering others, we are our...

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Mission Devotional - August 20, 2017

"The sweet psalmist of Israel." Today's Devotional Reading 2 Samuel 23:1 Among all the saints whose lives are recorded in Holy Writ, David possesses an experience of the most striking, varied, and instructive character. In his history we meet with trials and temptations not to be discovered, as a whole, in other saints of ancient times, and hence he is all the more sugge...

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Mission Devotional - August 19, 2017

"He shall stand and feed in the strength of the Lord." Today's Devotional Reading Micah 5:4 Christ's reign in his Church is that of a shepherd-king. He has supremacy, but it is the superiority of a wise and tender shepherd over his needy and loving flock; he commands and receives obedience, but it is the willing obedience of the well-cared-for sheep, rendered joyfully to...

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Mission Devotional - August 18, 2017

"Strangers are come into the sanctuaries of the Lord's house." Today's Devotional Reading Jeremiah 51:51 In this account the faces of the Lord's people were covered with shame, for it was a terrible thing that men should intrude into the Holy Place reserved for the priests alone. Everywhere about us we see like cause for sorrow. How many ungodly men are now educating wit...

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Mission Devotional - August 17, 2017

"The mercy of God." Today's Devotional Reading Psalm 52:8 Meditate a little on this mercy of the Lord. It is tender mercy. With gentle, loving touch, he healeth the broken in heart, and bindeth up their wounds. He is as gracious in the manner of his mercy as in the matter of it. It is great mercy. There is nothing little in God; his mercy is like himself - it is infinite...

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Mission Devotional - August 16, 2017

"Give unto the Lord the glory due unto his name." Today's Devotional Reading Psalm 29:2 God's glory is the result of his nature and acts. He is glorious in his character, for there is such a store of everything that is holy, and good, and lovely in God, that he must be glorious. The actions which flow from his character are also glorious; but while he intends that they s...

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Mission Devotional - August 15, 2017

"Isaac went out to meditate in the field at the eventide." Today's Devotional Reading Genesis 24:63 Very admirable was his occupation. If those who spend so many hours in idle company, light reading, and useless pastimes, could learn wisdom, they would find more profitable society and more interesting engagements in meditation than in the vanities which now have such cha...

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Mission Devotional - August 14, 2017

"Thou, Lord, hast made me glad through thy work." Today's Devotional Reading Psalm 92:4 Do you believe that your sins are forgiven, and that Christ has made a full atonement for them? Then what a joyful Christian you ought to be! How you should live above the common trials and troubles of the world! Since sin is forgiven, can it matter what happens to you now? Luther sai...

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Mission Devotional - August 13, 2017

"The cedars of Lebanon which he hath planted." Today's Devotional Reading Psalm 104:16 Lebanon's cedars are emblematic of the Christian, in that they owe their planting entirely to the Lord. This is quite true of every child of God. He is not man-planted, nor self-planted, but God-planted. The mysterious hand of the divine Spirit dropped the living seed into a heart whic...

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Mission Devotional - August 12, 2017

"The Lord reigneth, let the earth rejoice." Today's Devotional Reading Psalm 97:1 Causes for disquietude there are none so long as this blessed sentence is true. On earth the Lord's power as readily controls the rage of the wicked as the rage of the sea; his love as easily refreshes the poor with mercy as the earth with showers. Majesty gleams in flashes of fire amid the...

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