Weekly Devotional: A Spiritual Check-up

Body of female doctorRead Mark 11:12-26

A spiritual check-up is necessary if we are to achieve our maximum potential.  Jeremiah warns, “The heart is deceitful above all things, / And desperately wicked; / Who can know it?  I, the Lord, search the heart, / I test the mind, / Even to give every man according to his ways, / According to the fruit of his doings” (Jeremiah 17:9-10).  Therefore, I do not recommend that you trust your self-diagnosis.  David, a man after God’s own heart, understood this when he prayed, “Search me, O God, and know my heart; / Try me, and know my anxieties; / And see if there is any wicked way in me, / And lead me in the way everlasting.”

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