David Jeremiah Devotional

Dr. David Jeremiah Turning Point 6th January 2023

Dr. David Jeremiah Turning Point 6th January 2023

Dr. David Jeremiah Turning Point 6th January 2023

TURNING POINT DAILY DEVOTIONAL FOR 6 JANUARY 2023 BY DR DAVID JEREMIAH

Welcome to David Jeremiah Devotional, an American evangelical Christian author, founder of Turning Point Radio and Television Ministries and senior pastor of Shadow Mountain Community Church. Read and digest the word of the lord for today and see how powerfully it will impact you. God bless you.

Today’s Topic: Loving Limitations

Scripture: Therefore the law is holy, and the commandment holy and just and good. Romans 7:12

Recommended Reading: Galatians 4:1-7

A mother tells her young children: “You may play in this children’s park, anywhere you like. But you may not play in the school playground over there.” The children ask, “Why?” And the mother explains: “Because you would have to cross this busy road which would be dangerous. So you may play here, but not there.”

Laws are meant to protect us and make our life better—not to frustrate us and limit our pleasure. Not only is that true of civil laws like speed limits, but it is also true of God’s laws. In Galatians 4:1-7, Paul used the illustration of children in his day who were guided by tutors until they matured, using the law as an example of a tutor. Just as a tutor would keep a young child from harm, so the laws of God can keep us from harm until we are old enough to understand God’s expectations and wisdom. Chafing against civil or spiritual laws is a sign of immaturity.

If there is a law, commandment, or guideline you don’t see the need for, be patient. Trust that there is a loving reason for every limitation.

When the law of God is written in our hearts our duty will be our delight.
Matthew Henry

Read-Thru-the-Bible: Genesis 21–23

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