Black Rock Mountain, Georgia
Though I think all daily devotionals are meant to immediately, directly apply to life, some hit home harder than others. All in His good timing, I suppose. This one from the Life Application Study Bible year-long daily devotional did that for me:
Worldly worries, the false sense of security brought on by prosperity, and the desire for things plagued first-century disciples as they do us today. How easy it is for our daily routines to become overcrowded. A life packed with materialistic pursuits deafens us to God's Word. Stay free so you can hear God when he speaks.And the applicable scripture:
but all too quickly the message is crowded out by the worries of this life, the lure of wealth, and the desire for other things, so no fruit is produced. -- Mark 4:19 (NLT)
Any good quotes or faith-based readings hit home with you lately?
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