4247. Why explain what someone has decided to ignore? JG
I choose to believe the Holy Bible and place my eternal hope in Jesus Christ. Some say the Bible is fake. They say the stories were created by master story-tellers. They say He is a man and not God's Son, even though I make Him LORD. They say I'm wasting my life and missing a life of pleasure without restraint, and all for a fairy tale.
Let's say they're right and I'm wrong. We will all die you don't have to believe the Bible to know that's true. They've had fun (so they say) and think I haven't. There is no God, no eternal life and all I've done is miss out on what they call pleasure. I'm good with that. But what if I'm right and they're wrong? I've enjoyed life. They're spent their self-centered lifestyle in frustration and anger. But even if not, when this life is over they'll spend eternity wishing they were as "stupid" as me.
Thank You, LORD, for confounding smart people and amazing simple people like me.
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Also: Salvation; Decision; Eternity
This day in past devotionals:
spiritual vision is granted to those who believe and receive Jesus Christ. (2001)
strong abiding faith helps some make it through the dark season of despair.
is no more egregious sin as the sin to fail to confess sin. (2004)
solution (rather than God's solution), is often worse than the problem.
Can anyone approach God without first confessing sin? (2006)
The world mocks the message especially designed for them. (2007)
A man of integrity will do what he should even when he doesn't feel like it. (2008)
Do you tell others more than you know?(2009)
A person is not fully committed until other options are trashed. (2010)
Seeing is believing for the world, but just the opposite for the redeemed. (2011)
God is moving - even when we're not. (2012)
Why explain what someone has decided to ignore? (2013)
Devotionals began on January 2, 2006 and are the original creation of James R. Green, Prayertower Webservant Content is derived from his alternating
and sequential survey of both the Old and New Testament to offer insight
2. Resources are derived
from daily devotions of James R. Green called, Just Thinkin'... (2000-2003),
Read the Bible Thru in 365 Days (2004), Pray Thru the Word in 365 Days (2005) and One Minute Devotional (2006-2012).
3. Scripture used from the Holy Bible, New International Version; (c)1978 by New York International Bible Society or God's
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