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More to Life

More to Life


More to Life

Devotions for Life

Good Fathers

“Fathers, do not exasperate your children; instead, bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord” ( Ephesians 6:4 NIV).

Paul realized, especially in his day, that fathers tended to hold children to a higher accounting than mothers. Even today, fathers may be more harsh, and less tactful in their criticisms and their advice or demands than mothers. Now, granted there are exceptions, but fathers may need this advice more than mothers.


Surveying The Cross

“As for me, however, I will boast only about the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ; for by means of his cross the world is dead to me, and I am dead to the world” (Gal 6:14–GNB).

“When I survey the wondrous cross On which the prince of glory died,

My richest gain I count but loss And pour contempt on all my pride.

Were the whole realm of nature mine, That were a present far too small

Love so amazing, so divine, Demands my soul, my life, my all.” – (Isaac Watts)


My Pound Of Flesh

Text: “For the mind set on the flesh is death, but the mind set on the Spirit is life and peace” (Romans 8:6 NASV).

There is an expression, “I want my pound of flesh.” This means that someone owes you something and you demand it of them even though you do not need it and it will cause problems for the other person.