19 As in water face reflects face, so a man’s heart reveals the man.
Today’s Inspiration: As the water reflects a man’s face like a mirror, so a man’s heart reveals the nature of man. Proverbs 27:19. It’s important to reflect the status of your relationship with God this morning as a closer intimacy assures you an eternal life. As iron sharpens iron, so a man sharpens the countenance of his friend. V17. Abiding relationship with God like that of Jesus matters.
Man was first formed in His image physically but Christ came to show us that spiritual relationship with God matters. Man’s love for God cannot surpass His love for man. Jesus prays for His disciples to be one with each other as a kingdom can only stand with oneness in the spirit. John 17:11. Let everything be done with love. Where there is humility there is unity.
Everything must be done without complaints and disputing. Philippians 2:14. Hold fast to the word of God that brings life and nourishment to the soul. Be anxious for nothing. Let the peace of God which surpasses all understanding guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:7. Where the spirit is, there is liberty. Hold fast to His word that all be well with you. God be praised.
Prayer: Lord, You are my hope all day long. Though the Earth may shake and storms may come yet I will trust You with all my heart. Those who have hope in You will not be put to shame. In Jesus’ name, Amen.