Don’t trust your heart

By   •   April 9

man looking over water

One of the ironies of human nature is that it often has a way of rejecting the best and accepting the worst. Why did the crowd ask for the release of Barabbas and the crucifixion of Jesus? The answer is in the biblical statement, “The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately wicked.” Jesus is just as divine today and just as much alive as He was on that first Good Friday. Yet millions today don’t accept Him. His goodness is still a rebuke to our badness; His purity still shows up our impurities; His sinlessness still reveals our sinfulness; and unless we allow Him to destroy the evil within us, the evil within us still wants to destroy Him. This is the conflict of the ages.

Prayer for the day

Lord Jesus, when I reflect upon the agony of Your death at Calvary, my heart is once again humbled at the magnitude of Your love for all mankind.

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5 Comments

  1. Joy says:

    Thankyou.

  2. Katri Walenska says:

    Am blessed and inspired by daily devotion and readings! God Bless Billy Graham and his ministry always!!

  3. Irma Encarnacion says:

    GOD BLESS YOUR MINISTRY. I THANK GOD FOR USING YOU AS AN INSTRUMENT OF HIS LOVE FOR US.

  4. Joe says:

    Thank you dear Lord for Your love for us.

  5. Gerry says:

    We live in a fallen world. Its essential that we stay focused on God’s Word, daily . There are no substitutes to the teaching of his Word. Ask the Holy Spirit to open your heart and mind to his life saving truths.