“Hope deferred makes the heart sick…” (Prov. 13:12, NKJV).
In my quiet time today, the Emmaus road encounter stirred my heart with joy. Then I opened PC Study Bible on my laptop, and found the surprise God had waiting there for me. The very same story that had just leapt out to me from Luke 24 just “happened” to be featured for the day on Spurgeon’s Morning and Evening devotional. I knew immediately that Holy Spirit wanted me to share with you what He was speaking. So here it is 😀.
The beginning chapters of Matthew and Luke should never be confined to use exclusively in December. By the same token, neither should we limit our meditation on the resurrection story to Holy Week. On the contrary, we need to intentionally study them at other moments so our hearts remember these narratives foundational to our faith are for every day of the year… for every minute of every hour, even!
For brevity’s sake, we’ll pick up our story today where Continue reading He Comes to Where You Are