Reply to the Name
Verse: James 1:22-25
Further Scripture Readings:
When God calls, will we reply or reject? More often than not we wish to reply. We run to our Lord, longing for his subsequent command, hungry for the following task, prepared to show from what has been occupying us to what he needs us to do or be. These moments are wholesome. They want little dialogue.
However there are different occasions after we are much less wanting to obey. When God calls to us, we face a selection: to reply or to reject. We reject after we take heed to the Phrase after which rationalize that its message to us requires no response or motion. We reply after we hear the Phrase and alter our habits accordingly: We share our cash to help God’s causes. We decelerate and deal with what issues most in our days. We study to indicate like to our husbands and kids in selfless methods.
When God calls, will you reply or reject? James 1:22 says, “Don’t merely take heed to the phrase, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says.” Do what it says. Do what it says. Reply to the decision.
This devotion is from the NIV Mom’s Devotional Bible by Zondervan. Used with permission.