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Daily devotions are short encouraging reads from motivational stories, books, and closer study of how to live as Christians

10 ways to start fighting pornography addiction

“Impure thoughts seize and control the imagination and fascinate the mind, and next follows an almost uncontrollable desire for the performance of impure actions.” {Testimonies for the Church, Vol. 2, 470.1} 1. Admit you have a problem. We…

CAREFUL HABITS ENSURE GOOD HEALTH

"I will restore health unto thee, and I will heal thee of thy wounds, saith the Lord." Jeremiah 30:17. The mind does not wear out nor break down so often on account of diligent employment and hard study, as on account of eating improper…

ESSENTIALS OF SALVATION

"For ye were sometimes darkness, but now are ye light in the Lord: walk as children of light." Ephesians 5:8. He who commanded the light to shine out of darkness sheds light into the mind of every one who will properly behold Him, loving…

MONSTER WAVES

From AmazingFacts.org AN AMAZING FACT: Tsunamis are among the most destructive of natural disasters. This is due in part to the fact that much of the world’s population lives within a mile of the ocean. Tsunamis are sometimes called tidal…

LIVING THE NEW LIFE

"Therefore all things whatsoever ye would that men should do to you, do ye even so to them: for this is the law and the prophets." Matthew 7:12. Christ came to teach us, not only what we ought to know and believe, but also what we ought to…

RAINING FISH

From AmazingFacts.org AN AMAZING FACT:  You have probably heard the expression “raining cats and dogs.” While there is no record of the sky ever showering canines and felines, other creatures have rained from the sky. For example, on March…

HEAVENLY GUARANTEE

"Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you." Matthew 7:7. Oh, if every one would only know by personal experience how much of heaven’s promised rest can be secured to the soul, even now,…

ASSURANCE OF VICTORY

"Who gave himself for our sins, that he might deliver us from this present evil world, according to the will of God and our Father." Galatians 1:4. By giving His life for the life of the world, Christ bridged the gulf that sin had made,…

OPEN THE TOP WINDOWS!

"Seek the Lord and his strength, seek his face continually." 1 Chronicles 16:11. Now just now is our opportunity to open the windows of the soul heavenward and to close the windows earthward. Now is the time for every church member to say,…

HAILSTONES

From AmazingFacts.org AN AMAZING FACT:  We’ve all enjoyed stepping outside after a hailstorm and scooping up a handful of the cold pellets on a summer day, but hail can be deadly. Most of the time hail stays small and is harmless. Sometimes…

THE ONLY SECURITY

"Verily my sabbaths ye shall keep: for it is a sign between me and you throughout your generations; that ye may know that I am the Lord that doth sanctify you." Exodus 31:13. Let every one seek the Lord for himself. Eternity is before us.…

THE SARGASSO SEA

From AmazingFacts.org AN AMAZING FACT:  One of the most interesting places in the world is actually out in the middle of the ocean. The Sargasso Sea does not even have a coastline but is a separate sea located in the middle of the North…

ROOTED IN THE WORD

AN AMAZING FACT:  Roots are the underground branches that spread out beneath plants and trees as anchors. They provide water and nutrients from the soil to feed the plant. Some roots are familiar, like carrots, potatoes, and radishes. But…