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Devotions for Life

“Hear and Understand”

“After Jesus called the crowd to Him, He said to them,
‘Hear and understand'” (Matt 15:10).
“I just can’t understand what you are trying to say!”
We often fail to understand one another, and certainly
fail to understand what Jesus is trying to tell us in His word.
Just look at the mass confusion among Christendom. Unbelievers
point to the lack of unity and agreement among professed
Christians and refuse to believe Christianity is from the Lord.


What Shall We Have?

“Then answered Peter and said unto him, Lo, we have left all,
and followed thee; what then shall we have?” (Matthew 19:27).
Peter’s statement and question came right after the rich man’s
encounter with Jesus. The rich man had great possessions and had
kept the law to his ability. However, when Jesus told him to sell
everything and give to the poor, he went away sorrowful. Jesus
told his disciples that it was hard for a rich man to enter into the
kingdom of heaven.



Today’s Scripture: Ephesians 2:7 – “…that in the ages to come He
might show the surpassing riches of His grace in kindness toward
us in Christ Jesus.”
Thomas A. Edison was working on a crazy contraption called a light
bulb. It would take a whole team of men twenty four straight hours
to put just one together. When Edison was finished with one
light bulb, he gave it to a young boy helper to carry it upstairs.
He nervously put one foot in front of the other and cautiously
watched his hands. He was very frightened of dropping such a
valuable piece of work. He tripped on the top step.