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Thanks be to Thee, O Lord Jesus Christ, for all the benefits which Thou hast given us; for all the pains and insults which Thou hast borne for us. O most merciful redeemer, friend, and brother, may we know Thee more clearly, love Thee more dearly, and follow Thee more nearly; for Thine own sake. (St. Richard of Chichester, 1197-1253)
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.
We Pursue Because He First Pursued Us
In the opening chapter, entitled “Following Hard After God,” Tozer begins with a reference to “prevenient grace.” That is, God’s grace always seeks us out before we seek out God’s grace. As Jesus says, “No one can come to me, unless the Father …