Deuteronomy 10:9 – Enjoying God Forever

Daily Devotional Bible Verse

Therefore Levi has no portion or inheritance with his brothers. The LORD is his inheritance, as the LORD your God said to him. (Deuteronomy 10:9 ESV)

God is the inheritance the Levites waited a lifetime to get. An inheritance is something of great value and often changes everything. In this case, the most valuable thing in the universe was and is God. God Himself was to be their reward. What does that actually mean though? How can a being or personality be inherited by someone? How would you feel if your parents said that they weren’t leaving money for you, they were just leaving themselves for you to be with the rest of your life?

What this meant was that

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James 3:13 – No Armchair Quarterbacks!

Daily Devotional Bible Verse

Who is wise and understanding among you? By his good conduct let him show his works in the meekness of wisdom. (James 3:13 ESV)

The Super Bowl happens every year. Inevitably sports reporters, fans, and anybody watching the game will become an “armchair quarterback”. You know; the guy or girl who is watching the game and critiquing world-class athletes as they compete on the professional football field. He or she knows exactly what the athletes should be doing, yet considers the walk to the pigs in a blanket a form of exercise!

Somehow in modern Christianity it has become popular to criticize other Christians, churches, and ministries who we think just don’t get it. It’s very easy to become cynical about what others are or aren’t doing without actually making a difference ourselves. We can quickly become the ministry equivalent to the Sunday afternoon “armchair quarterback.”

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John 7:18 – Free From Falsehood

Daily Devotional Bible Verse

The one who speaks on his own authority seeks his own glory; but the one who seeks the glory of him who sent him is true, and in him there is no falsehood. (John 7:18 ESV)

Every day we hear and we speak many words. We hear words from our families, our coworkers, television, movies and the radio. And as Proverbs rightly explains, “When words are many, transgression is not lacking” (Proverbs 10:19). So our day, while full of words, is more than likely also full of transgression! We are no strangers to lies and it would seem “falsehood” is as inevitable as the sunrise.

As Christians we should

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