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Basic Elements of the Christian Life, vol. 1

For those seeking God and for believers who desire to grow in Christ, the chapters in this volume will establish a firm foundation for a rich and meaningful Christian life. Chapter one delves into God’s plan of salvation, and the following chapters detail basic yet crucial experiences for Christians. The final chapter presents the key to a believer’s Christian life—the experience of Christ in the human spirit.

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Basic Elements of the Christian Life, vol. 2

The central matter of the Christian life is to know Christ Himself. For this we need to contact and experience Him in a living way day by day. This daily experience includes proper spiritual food, regular spiritual worship, and deep spiritual growth, which are discussed in this volume.

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The All-inclusive Christ

From Deuteronomy, Witness Lee presents a detailed study of some of the unsearchable riches of the good land as applied to our experience as believers today.The All-inclusive Christ encourages God’s seekers to daily experience and enjoy Christ as the good land for the fulfillment of God’s eternal purpose.

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The Economy of God

The Economy of God shows from the Scriptures God’s eternal purpose and the way God is carrying out this purpose through His relationship with man. It uses many practical and helpful illustrations to guide believers into the deeper dimensions of the Christian life.

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Basic Elements of the Christian Life, vol. 3

God wants us to live according to His life, rather than merely by right and wrong. When the life of God operates in us, His shining brings us into a proper living and builds us up with other believers as His church. This volume details these experiences, and also presents a way to daily be nourished in the Lord’s Word both for our own growth and for the building up of the church.

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The Glorious Church

Watchman Nee discusses how God views the church, the redeemed believers, from a heavenly perspective. Far from seeing her as defeated by the power of sin and sins, God views the church as the glorious counterpart of Christ. Highlighting four significant representations of the church in the Bible—Eve in Genesis 2, the wife in Ephesians 5, the woman in Revelation 12, and the Bride in Revelation 21 and 22—he presents the church’s high calling to fulfill God’s eternal purpose.

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The Knowledge of Life

The Knowledge of Life looks at the believer’s need to possess and experience God’s divine life in order to fulfill God’s purpose. Author Witness Lee illuminates the path that leads to life, beginning with regeneration and advancing to knowing the inward sense of life. This book provides a foundation for the genuine experience of Christ.

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