Verse of the Day – Romans 12:11
Never be lacking in zeal, but keep your spiritual fervor, serving the Lord. — Romans 12:11
Thoughts on Today’s Verse…
Jesus made it clear that God wants us to be passionate about our Christian life. “I know your deeds, that you are neither cold nor hot. I wish you were either one or the other! So, because you are lukewarm — neither hot nor cold — I am about to spit you out of my mouth.” (Rev. 3:15-16) Let’s live passionately for the Lord!
Holy LORD and King of the Ages, I confess that I have not been on fire for you as often as I would have liked. Please kindle in me a renewed zeal and passion for you and your work in the world. In Jesus’ name. Amen.
The Thoughts and Prayer on Today’s Verse are written by Phil Ware. You can email questions or comments to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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