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Remember to Show Compassion to Others

Posted by Concordia Publishing House on May 12, 2021 at 3:30 PM

This is an adapted excerpt from 5 Things You Can Do To Have a Stronger Family in the You Can Do It Series!

“Add value to someone’s life today.” This encouragement introduces a different perspective to how most people understand the more common “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you” golden rule. it’s tempting to see the golden rule as a karmic transaction—people anticipate getting to the degree they give. This misinterpretation is driven by greed and is dangerous because it leads to the conclusion that those who receive much good obviously deserve it and those who receive very little don’t deserve any more. in contrast is the concept of your life as a channel for adding real value, centered in god and the salvation offered through His Son, Jesus Christ. This encouragement places the emphasis clearly on what is being given with no word yet on whether we’ll receive a return on that investment. It reminds us of how God gave everything to us regardless of what we could or couldn’t give in return.

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Abundant, Wondrous Love: A Devotion for Lent

Posted by Concordia Publishing House on March 3, 2021 at 6:00 AM

This is an adapted excerpt from A Year in the Old Testament: Meditations for Each Day of the Church Year by Jeffrey Pulse. On Wednesday Lent 2, we look at the wondrous love the Father shows us and how it connects to the story of Abraham and Isaac.

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A Devotion for the Friday after the First Sunday in Advent

Posted by Concordia Publishing House on December 4, 2020 at 7:51 AM

This devotion can be found in To Live with Christ Devotions by Bo Giertz.

Read: Isaiah 43:1–13

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