Devotion to Church
"Several preachers have told of a deaf member of a church and a rather typical-minded American churchman who asked, “Why do you come to church each Sunday when you cannot hear the service?” The humble man replied, “I come each week to let people know which side I am on.”
Father, when I read this illustration from G. Curtis Jones, 1000 Illustrations for Preaching and Teaching, I am reminded in this short prayer: Why do some Christian's come to church every time the doors are opened? Some come and sit without any emotions all of the time; nothing seems to move them spiritually or otherwise; they seem to be thinking about outside activities: jobs, friends, social affairs or just showing up to be seen.
Which side or you own? If you are on the Lord's side, then consecrate your-self, read your Bible for understanding daily, have a daily prayer life, commune with the Lord Jehovah daily. Then, when you show up to church: you're in the corr…