Life Preserver | Psalm 119:93-96
Today's Passage: Psalm 119:93-96
Key Verses: Psalm 119:93-94
I will never forget your precepts, for by them you have preserved my life. Save me, for I am yours; I have sought out your precepts.
Have you ever heard comments like these?
When I read the Bible in the morning, I have a great day. When I don't, my day doesn't go as well. ... The "Good Luck Charm" Approach
I read the Bible for knowledge. ... The "Textbook" Approach
I have a checklist to make sure I read the Bible every day. ... The "To Do List" Approach
I read an encouraging verse each morning. ... The "Positive Thinking" Approach
Why do you read the Bible? Certainly there is nothing inherently wrong with knowledge, discipline or encouragement, unless . . . those things saturate your reasoning. God's Word is his love letter to us. It's from his heart to ours. It preserves us in a world intent on tearing us down and saves us in a world trying to drag us under.
Father, thank you for preserving me through your Word. In Jesus' name. Amen.