Coram Deo: Daily Meditations on God’s Presence - Tuesday, August 20, 2013

A Man Who Loved Riches

Matthew 19:16–22

Even though not every Christian is called to sell all his possessions, one commentator has helpfully noted that those who find comfort that this call is not universal are precisely those to whom Jesus would issue it! As citizens of the wealthiest culture to ever appear on the planet, we Westerners must be perpetually careful that our standard of living is not our idol. What comforts would Jesus have you surrender for the sake of His kingdom?

For further study:

Psalm 49

The Bible in a year:

Psalms 113–115

Coram Deo from TableTalk Magazine, Matthew Studies. Copyright © 2008 by Ligonier Ministries.

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