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Mundy's Quote of the Day

Mundy's Quote of the Day Your life is not as disposal as some think; Your soul must spent eternity either in Heaven with the blissfulness of God, or Hades with Satan and his angels in eternal damnation.  - Rev. Lynwood F. Mundy

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Proverbs 27:1King James Version

Boast not thyself of to morrow; for thou knowest not what a day may bring forth.

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New King James Version

Do not boast about tomorrow, For you do not know what a day may bring forth.

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English Standard Version

Do not boast about tomorrow, for you do not know what a day may bring.

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New American Standard Bible

Warnings and Instructions ] Do not boast about tomorrow, For you do not know what a day may bring forth.

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Holman Christian Standard Bible

Don’t boast about tomorrow, for you don’t know what a day might bring.

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Connect the Testaments: A Daily Devotional

October 4: Defibrillators for Sardis
Ezekiel 9:1–11:25; Revelation 3:1–13; Job 33:8–18

We cover up the dead places in ourselves with all sorts of regalia. We fill the emptiness with fine clothing, once-in-a-lifetime experiences, or relationships in which the other is set up as god. Underneath the trappings, though, we’re decaying.

Of all the churches addressed in Revelation, the church in Sardis receives the most intense critique. Sardis was a wealthy city and a military stronghold. And the church, like the city, seemed to be alive and well. But Christ, speaking truth through John’s revelation, uncovers and names the decaying parts: “I know your works, that you have a name that you are alive, and you are dead. Be on the alert and strengthen the remaining things that are about to die, for I have not found your works completed before my God”(Rev 3:1–2).

The community in Sardis needed more than a stern scolding. They needed immediate resuscitation. They had so compromised their faith that…