More Than Bread Devotional for 7/8/08

John 14:1-3
1 “Let not your heart be troubled; you believe in God, believe also in Me. 2 In My Father’s house are many mansions; if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you. 3 And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and receive you to Myself; that where I am, there you may be also.

When I was a kid, I used to say these verses(and quite a few others) every Friday night at my grandma’s house.  She taught me a lot about Scripture and gave me a foundation that still stands today.  I mentioned the wisdom that comes from knowing God’s Word yesterday.  Well, there is a steady, unshakable confidence in not only knowing His Word, but knowing it by heart.  My grandmother is the person I remember who most influenced me to hide God’s Word in my heart.  She has gone on to be with her Father in one of those mansions, and some day, I will go there too.  Because I believe in God and in Jesus Christ, His only Son.


About jeofurry

Husband, father, pastor, musician and who knows what else. Just living to love the Lord will all my heart, soul and might.
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