Missing the Point
Theme of the Week: Down-to-Earth Godliness
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
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Key Bible Verse: "These people say they are mine. They honor me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me." (Isaiah 29:13)
Dig Deeper: Mark 7:1-23
When we deny our humanity and try to become more clean, or more pure, or more sanctified, we end up on the wrong end of that word. The word instead becomes sanctimonious, and it means we hide our true human struggle and become self-righteous, ...
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Prayer for the Week
Lord, please help me to not try to be holy in my own strength, but instead lean on the power of Christ's death and resurrection.
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