Testimonies Archive

Testimonies for the Church, Vol. 9 pp. 279-287 Day 475

Christ clothed His divinity with humanity and lived a life of prayer and self-denial, and of daily battle with temptation, that He might help those who today are assailed by temptation. He is our efficiency and power. He desires that, through the appropriation of His grace, humanity shall become partakers of the divine nature and…

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Testimonies for the Church, Vol. 9 pp. 269-278 Day 474

Chapter 34—In Humility and Faith [Read at the Los Angeles, California, camp meeting, August 15-31, 1907, and afterward published in the tract, Jehovah is Our King.] Special instruction has been given me for God’s people, for perilous times are upon us. In the world, destruction and violence are increasing. In the church, man power is…

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Testimonies for the Church, Vol. 9 pp. 259-268 Day 473

Unity in Diversity On the other hand, the leaders among God’s people are to guard against the danger of condemning the methods of individual workers who are led by the Lord to do a special work that but few are fitted to do. Let brethren in responsibility be slow to criticize movements that are not…

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Testimonies for the Church, Vol. 9 pp. 249-258 Day 472

A Solemn Obligation The tithe is sacred, reserved by God for Himself. It is to be brought into His treasury to be used to sustain the gospel laborers in their work. For a long time the Lord has been robbed because there are those who do not realize that the tithe is God’s reserved portion.…

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Testimonies for the Church, Vol. 9 pp. 239-248 Day 471

Chapter 29—Words of Caution Christ said to His disciples: “Behold, I send you forth as sheep in the midst of wolves: be ye therefore wise as serpents, and harmless as doves.” Matthew 10:16. Satan’s attacks against the advocates of the truth will wax more bitter and determined to the very close of time. As in…

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Testimonies for the Church, Vol. 9 pp. 229-238 Day 470

Satan and his angels determined to make Christ’s death as humiliating as possible. They filled the hearts of the Jewish leaders with feelings of bitter hatred against the Saviour. Controlled by the enemy, priests and rulers stirred the multitude to take part against the Son of God. Aside from Pilate’s declaration of His innocence, no…

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Testimonies for the Church, Vol. 9 pp. 219-228 Day 469

A Time of Preparation We are living in the great antitypical day of atonement. We must individually seek God. This is a personal work. Let us draw near to God, allowing nothing to come into our efforts that would misrepresent the truth for this time. Let everyone confess, not his brother’s sin, but his own…

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Testimonies for the Church, Vol. 9 pp. 209-218 Day 468

The men of talent among the colored believers are to be laborers together with God for their own people. And yet there will sometimes be opportunities for them to bear a testimony in tent meetings and in large assemblies, which will reach many, many souls. These opportunities will appear as the Southern field is worked…

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Testimonies for the Church, Vol. 9 pp. 199-208 Day 467

Section 6—Among the Colored People “Pray ye therefore the Lord of the harvest, that He will send forth laborers into His harvest.” Matthew 9:38. Chapter 22—A Call for Colored Laborers Most decided efforts should be made to educate and train colored men and women to labor as missionaries in the Southern States of America. Christian…

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