TOPIC OF BILLY GRAHAM DEVOTIONAL FOR 23RD MAY 2021 IS “AN ANSWER TO PROBLEMS”
SCRIPTURE: Matthew 22:37–39
. . . THOU SHALT LOVE THE LORD THY GOD. . . . THOU SHALT LOVE THY NEIGHBOR . . .
Here is the answer to the world’s problems today—”Thou shalt love the Lord thy God” and “Thou shalt love thy fellowman.” That teaching is not out of date; it is absolutely relevant today.
It is the only way in which the problems of the world today can be solved, whether the problems are those of individuals or of nations. If we love God with all our heart, we will have capacity to love our neighbours.
True love will find an outlet in service—not merely in singing hymns, attending church, or even in praying—but in trying our utmost to prove our love, by obeying the will of our heavenly Father.
Prayer for the day
True love demands everything I have. Take all the hidden things in my life that keep me from loving You and my neighbour as I should. Let me obey Your will unequivocally, dear Lord.
Written by Billy Graham, Founder of Billy Graham Evangelistic Association(BGEA). BGEA exists to proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ by every effective means and to equip the church and others to do the same
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