Our Greatest Need

By   •   June 23   •   Topics:

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You can put a public school and university in the middle of every block of every city in America—but you will never keep America from rotting morally by mere intellectual education. Education cannot be properly called education which neglects the most important parts of man’s nature. Partial education throughout the world is far worse than none at all if we educate the mind but not the soul. To think of civilizing men without converting them to Christ is about as wise as to think about transforming wolves into lambs merely by washing them and putting on them a fleece of wool. “Happy are the merciful; for they shall obtain mercy.” The mercy the world needs is the grace, love, and peace of our Lord Jesus Christ. It is His transforming and regenerating power that the world needs more than anything else.

We all need Jesus. Make Him part of your life today.

Prayer for the day

Merciful Lord, may my life be filled with Your outflowing love for others.

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  1. Jacqueline Ann says:

    Timely. Amen and amen.

  2. King B. Johnson says:

    The only real thing we truly have ever needed! Less and less of everything else and more of our heavenly Abba’s presence!

  3. Gerry says:

    There are many things about life , etc. that a wise parent will teach their children. However none will compare with the teachings of a wise and Bible-believing , parent. Teaching the life-altering truths found only in God’s Holy Word.

  4. A Devanand says:

    Richly enriched & encouraged. Needed message.

  5. Bettye Odaniel says:

    Praying for you Billy Graham

  6. Rhonda says:

    Amen. God is great.

  7. Mark C says:

    Indoctrination teaches us what we are supposed to want.

    (Not what we need.)

    ‘Whatsoever a man soweth…’

    Jesus is the answer.

  8. wadzanai sakupwanya says:

    Amen and amen.

  9. Lupe Clifford says:

    Encouraged by the message.