by A.W. Tozer
My heart was hot within me; while I was musing, the fire burned. Then I spoke with my tongue…. –Psalm 39:3
Prayer among evangelical Christians is always in danger of degenerating into a glorified gold rush. Almost every book on prayer deals with the “get” element mainly. How to get things we want from God occupies most of the space. Now, we gladly admit that we may ask for and
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Faith comes by hearing and hearing by the (spoken) word of Christ. Roman 10:17
Okay, if faith comes by hearing then what does faith sound like? It is simply the sound of someone speaking a word. It is the word of God being spoken to your heart. Note that it is a spoken word and not a read word. The Greek word for ‘word’ in this verse is Rhema, and can be
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Persecution is actually one of the best things for the true Church of God. It is the mysterious element that fans the flames of church growth and revival.
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This whole faith walk thing would be a lot easier if one didn’t have to actually believe. We could just turn everything over to God and take whatever comes.
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by A.W. Tozer
The truth is that faith and obedience are two sides of the same coin and are always found together in the Scriptures. As well try to pry apart the two sides of a half-dollar as to separate obedience from faith. The two sides, while they remain together and are taken as one, represent good sound currency and constitute legal tender everywhere in the United States. Separate them and they are valueless. Insistence
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It takes faith to walk on water and faith comes by hearing His voice. Good fruits and a submissive spirit can never make the water become solid under our feet.
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His faith produced his fear: his faith and his fear produced his obedience – “By faith Noah, being warned of God of things not seen as yet, moved with fear..”
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George Mueller believed in what would be today millions of dollars to run the orphanages that he founded and to which he was responsible.
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From Answers to Prayer by George Mueller (George Müller) – 1805-1898 These are the five steps I use to discern the will of God. Read more…
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The righteousness of God can be rejected or it can be received by faith. Herein is the justice of God revealed from faith to faith. A Greek word commentary, edited from Wuest Word Studies – K. S. Wuest, on Romans 1:16
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Paul tells the Romans, who were drunk with worldly power, that he was not ashamed of the Gospel because it is the power of God. A Greek word commentary, taken from Wuest Word Studies – K. S. Wuest, on Romans 1:16
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Faith comes by hearing, but answered prayer comes by believing, and believing comes by acting on what we hear from God.
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We do not seek Him because He is lost. He only appears hidden because there is always something through which or around which we must go to meet Him.
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Hope and faith both know the future. Hope knows the potential of the future and faith knows the reality of the future. How do they know? Because God knows.
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An explanation of the six Marys mentioned in the New Testament.
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