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This is another installment in a series that has been adapted from my 11-part MP3 teaching series on A. W. Tozer’s spiritual classic, The Pursuit of God.
In chapter one of his classic book, The Pursuit of God, Tozer invited you to ask the question: “What do you want more than anything else in the world?” It was a question that probed your priorities. It was followed by a second question in chapter two, “What are you willing to pay for …
"O Lord, You have searched me and known me" (Psalm 139:1). As he reflects on the omniscience of God, David is overwhelmed by the truth that God has thoroughly exposed him and intimately knows him. The same is true of us: God has "mined" us to the depths of our being, and His knowledge besieges us all around ("You have enclosed me behind and before, and laid Your hand upon me"). He knows our actions, our words, our thoughts, and our motives. Such knowledge is overwhelming, not only because it is …
The spiritual disease of taking grace for granted and responding with ingratitude to the riches of God’s kindnesses may be reaching epidemic proportions in our time. Few believers begin the day with a sense of wonder at the lovingkindness of God, gratitude for their health, amazement at the undeserved blessings they have received, or anticipation of another opportunity to love and serve God and others. Instead, we are more inclined to murmur and complain over the things we do …