Jesus welcomed the people, taught them about the Kingdom of God and healed those in need. Luke 9:11

Today's Devotional

What Do You Wear Around Your Neck?

I read this verse recently and couldn`t help but wonder what the writer was really trying to imply when he said to tie our parents` commands and laws round our neck? Surely he wasn`t requiring us to have phylacteries (little boxes containing scripture) physically tied around our throats? As I pondered this several thoughts came to me. The first thought was that what people wear round their necks often shows they have been given some authority by a higher authority. A bank clerk or an airport official...Read more...