Our Hope centers on the truth of Christ’s Return and calls us to be ready.
(Note - This will be our final devotion in our Chronological Bible Reading Plan for 2018. We will begin our 3rd and final year on January 1st, 2019)
Pray The Word and Prepare for The Word
Luke 12:35-36 - Be dressed for service and keep your lamps burning, 36 as though you were waiting for your master to return from the wedding feast. Then you will be ready to open the door and let him in the moment he arrives and knocks.
Read - Luke 12:35–59
Eternal life with Christ in the New Heaven and New Earth is an exciting proposition that should fill us with hope and cause us to live with great expectancy. That expectancy dictates that we be ready and waiting for the return of our Lord. It has been said that heaven is a prepared place for a people prepared.
Lord, I will get ready for Your return.
https://billygraham.org/answer/are-you-ready-for-christs-return/ - A great call to readiness from a saint who recently went to be with the Lord.
There are great differences between those whom are Mended by Christ and those who remain Marred by Sin. Those differences create a divide that can only be crossed by faith in Christ.