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More to Life

Devotions for Life

The Narrow Door

Luke 13:22-30 


“Work hard to enter the narrow door to God’s Kingdom, for many will try to enter but will fail. When the master of the house has locked the door, it will be too late. You will stand outside knocking and pleading, ‘Lord, open the door for us!’ But he will reply, ‘I don’t know you or where you come from.’ Then you will say, ‘But we ate and drank with you, and you taught in our streets.’ And he will reply, ‘I tell you, I don’t know you or where you come from. Get away from me, all you who do evil.’


Repairing Relationships

Numbers 5:11-31 


And the LORD said to Moses, “Give the following instructions to the people of Israel.”

“Suppose a man’s wife goes astray, and she is unfaithful to her husband and has sex with another man, but neither
her husband nor anyone else knows about it. She has defiled herself, even though there was no witness and she was
not caught in the act. If her husband becomes jealous and is suspicious of his wife and needs to know whether or not
she has defiled herself, the husband must bring his wife to the priest. He must also bring an offering of two quarts of
barley flour to be presented on her behalf. Do not mix it with olive oil or frankincense, for it is a jealousy offering—an
offering to prove whether or not she is guilty” (Numbers 5:11-15)


Sowing And Reaping

Ponder: How does seed grow?


Scripture: “. . . and the seed should sprout and grow, he himself does not know how” (Mark 4:27b, NKJV).


Can you explain how a seed sprouts and grows? Most of us can describe the process, but telling “what” happens is
not the same as explaining “how” it happens. In short, it isn’t a matter of describing chemical and biological
processes; the living God put life within the seed, and He is the One who brings forth additional life from it.