Daily Bible Reading: Matthew 19:1 – 15
Verse of the Day: Matthew 19:5 – 6 – “and said, For this cause shall a man leave his father and mother, and shall cleave to his wife; and the two shall become one flesh? So that they are no more two, but one flesh. What therefore God hath joined together, let not man put asunder.”
Jesus is questioned on the importance of marriage by a group of Pharisees. They are seeking to entrap Him and create division among His followers. Jesus, as was His custom responded with a quotation from the book of Genesis (2:24).
Whenever we are confronted with challenges of what we should do or believe, let us always return to the source – the Bible. Whatever God desires for our best can be found in His Word. That is why it is important for us to read and heed this precious book.
How much time are you spending acquiring the truth and wisdom available to you from God?
Prayer: Father, open my eyes and mind.