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More to Life

Devotions for Life

“I’m Not That Bad”

Ponder: 2 Sam. 11, 12; Ps. 51

“The person who sins will die” (Ezek 18:20a NASU).

When David sinned with Bethsheba, who was the wife of another man, he never considered the consequences until she became pregnant.  Her husband, Uriah, was a soldier in David’s army, and at war with the Ammonites.


The Gospel Of God

“Paul, a bond-servant of Christ Jesus, called as an apostle, set apart for the gospel of God…” (Romans 1:1-7). 

Many would say it is Paul’s greatest letter that has been preserved for us. As Paul begins that letter to the Romans, he begins with the greatest of all messages: The Gospel of God! A careful study of the opening passage in that masterpiece epistle shows some important facts about the Gospel of God. An easy way to follow Paul’s teaching on these facts is to notice his use of prepositions in the passage. 


Treasure Hunting


Today’s Scripture – Matthew 13:45-46 – “Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant seeking fine pearls,  and upon finding one pearl of great value, he went and sold all that he had and bought it.”

It was what so many Americans fantasize about: a buried treasure. The only thing wrong with this recently discovered gold mine is found in the fact that the coins were stashed in cans and not a treasure chest. The couple in northern California are indeed, now wealthy. Think of the joy they will experience in reconnecting with long lost relatives.