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Devotions for Life

What Holds You Back?

“For the love of Christ controls us, having concluded this, that one died for all, therefore all died” (2 Corinthians 5:14 NAU).

My father in law had a guard dog at work that was chained to a chair when he was in his office. One day I went to talk to him. He was with a salesman and he got up to show the salesman something. After they walked out I was still standing next to the door way. I didn’t know the chain was long enough for him to jump me. I was bit in the arm and stomach before I could move away. Fortunately, I got away, but not before I got hurt.


They Don’t Know What They Are Missing

“How shall we escape, if we neglect so great a salvation?” (Hebrews 2:3).

The world’s population stands at seven billion and a few hundred thousand people. Those who claim to be Christians equal a little over thirty-one percent of the seven billion. These statistics mean that nearly five billion people living on Earth do not know Christ or have not obeyed Him.



Today’s Scripture: Jude 20-21 – “But you, beloved, building yourselves up on your most holy faith, praying in the Holy Spirit, keep yourselves in the love of God, waiting anxiously for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ to eternal life.”
He was complete with blue britches, belt and hat. He was the advertising mascot used to educate the public about the dangers of forest fires. He was my favorite companion. I took him with me wherever I went, or so my parents told me.