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April 12—Discouragement The word for today is discouragement. “And Saul’s son Jonathan went to David at Horesh and helped him find strength in God” (1 Sam. 23:16). “David was greatly distressed because the men were talking of stoning him; each one was bitter in spirit because of his sons and daughters. But David found strength in the Lord his God” (1 Sam. 30:6). “My soul finds rest i...

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April 11—A Pearl for Today “Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank him for all he has done. If you do this, you will experience God’s peace, which is far more wonderful than the human mind can understand. His peace will guard your hearts and minds as you live in Christ Jesus” (Phil. 4:6-7 NLT).                           ...

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April 10—Fear The word for today is fear. “For I am the Lord, your God, who takes hold of your right hand and says to you, Do not fear; I will help you” (Isa. 41:13). “Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is kept safe” (Prov. 29:25). “When I am afraid, I will trust in you. In God, whose word I praise, in God I trust; I will not be afraid. What can mortal...

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April 9—Depression The word for today is depression. “When anxiety was great within me, your consolation brought joy to my soul” (Ps. 94:19). “Elijah was afraid and ran for his life. When he came to Beersheba in Judah, he left his servant there, while he himself went a day’s journey into the desert. He came to a broom tree, sat down under it and prayed that he might die. ‘I have had en...

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April 8—Christ’s Intercession The words for today are Christ’s intercession. “Hence, also, He is able to save forever those who draw near to God through Him, since He always lives to make intercession for them” (Heb. 7:25). “Therefore I will give him a portion among the great, and he will divide the spoils with the strong, because he poured out his life unto death, and was numbered wit...

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April 7—Redemption The word for today is redemption. “He who did not spare His own Son, but delivered Him up for us all, how will He not also with Him freely give us all things?” (Rom. 8:32). “O Israel, put your hope in the Lord, for with the Lord is unfailing love and with him is full redemption” (Ps. 130:7). “But when these things begin to take place, straighten up and lift up your h...

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April 6—Cross The word for today is cross. “But may it never be that I should boast, except in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, through which the world has been crucified to me, and I to the world” (Gal. 6:14). “And when I came to you, brethren, I did not come with super-iority of speech or of wisdom, proclaiming to you the testimony of God. For I determined to know nothing among you ex...

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April 5—Conscience The word for today is conscience. “Though you probe my heart and examine me at night, though you test me, you will find nothing; I have resolved that my mouth will not sin” (Ps. 17:3). “And Paul, looking intently at the Council, said, ‘Brethren, I have lived my life with a perfectly good conscience before God up to this day’” (Acts 23:1). “In view of this, I also...

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April 4—A Pearl for Today “No dear brothers and sisters, I am still not all I should be, but I am focusing all my energies on this one thing; Forgetting the past and looking forward to what lies ahead, I strain to reach the end of the race and receive the prize for which God, through Christ Jesus, is calling us up to heaven” (Phil. 3:13-14 NLT).  REMEMBER TO FORGET “When one door closes, ...

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April 3—Church The word for today is church. “Not forsaking our own assembling together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another; and all the more, as you see the day drawing near” (Heb. 10:25). “And I also say to you that you are Peter, and upon this rock I will build My church; and the gates of Hades shall not overpower it” (Matt. 16:18). “And I heard, as it were, the vo...

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