What Is Christian Devotion?

Editor’s Note: How can we have effective devotions? Start with our devotional plans, which will help you read in a planned manner and improve your devotional life. Read now to learn more.

By Li Cheng

I Believed That Spiritual Devotion Consisted of Persistently Reading the Bible, Saying Prayers and Singing Hymns

I remember the first time I went to church and listened to the pastor give a sermon and, afterward, I came to have some knowledge of the Lord Jesus’ salvation and I expressed my desire to believe in the Lord on the spot. As I was leaving, the pastor reminded me that, “To live as a Christian, one must practice spiritual devotion.” Continue reading “What Is Christian Devotion?”

How to Do Daily Devotions: 3 Keys to Growth in Life

Have you ever been faced with this quandary, that even though you do your devotionals and pray every day, you’re still not gaining much of anything or feeling moved? Why is that, really? How can we get results from our daily devotionals? As long as we follow the three principles of practice below, we can improve what we get out of our spiritual life and we’ll grow in life more quickly.

1. Focus on Quieting Yourself Before God in Devotionals

Finding the right approach to devotionals is necessary for our spiritual life to bear fruit. First, we need to quiet ourselves before God. The more we do this, the easier it is to gain the Holy Spirit’s enlightenment and illumination. Continue reading “How to Do Daily Devotions: 3 Keys to Growth in Life”

Distinguish the True Christ From the False Ones-Welcome the Second Coming of Jesus

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In May of 1990, a friend preached the gospel of the Lord Jesus to my wife and me because of our long-term living with sickness. After accepting His salvation, we attended meetings actively and pursued zealously. And before long, we all became well. From then on, we had more faith to sacrifice and spend for the Lord. Continue reading “Distinguish the True Christ From the False Ones-Welcome the Second Coming of Jesus”

To Welcome the Second Coming of Jesus, We Should Avoid the Pharasees’ Failure

Lord Jesus and the Pharisees

One day, Sister Ma made an appointment with me to come to Co-worker Xiao’s house. Sister Ma said, “These days, when studying the Scripture, I’m always confused by a question. I want to discuss it with you, and listen to your understanding. In the Bible, I saw one of the ‘Seven Woes’ with which the Lord Jesus cursed the Pharisees: Continue reading “To Welcome the Second Coming of Jesus, We Should Avoid the Pharasees’ Failure”