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More to Life

Devotions for Life

“I Am Willing, Be Cleansed”

Ponder: The ability and willingness of Jesus
Scripture: “Lord, if You are willing, You can make me clean” (Luke 5:12b, NKJV).
Many varieties of leprosy affected people in ancient times. Some were more dangerous than others. In certain cases, leprosy was a virtual death sentence. That appears to have been true of the man in Luke 5:12 whom the beloved physician described as “full of leprosy.”


Beyond The Sunset

“God is not unjust; he will not forget your work and the love you have shown him as you have helped his people and continue to help them” 
(Heb 6:10 NIV).
A brother in Christ from Nashville (now deceased) once shared with me an incredible experience from his childhood.  While growing up in Indiana, he and his parents periodically spent evenings with another Christian couple.  During one visit, one of the adults sat down at a piano and began “pecking out” a melody while the others suggested words. 


The Cry

Job 7:6-21 
“I cannot keep from speaking. I must express my anguish. My bitter soul must complain. Am I a sea monster or a dragon that you must place me under guard? I think, ‘My bed will comfort me, and sleep will ease my misery,’ but then you shatter me with dreams and terrify me with visions. I would rather be strangled—rather die than suffer like this. I hate my life and don’t want to go on living. Oh, leave me alone for my few remaining days.”