The Story of Culture Daily Devotionals

Day 74 – The Story of Culture

‘Slaves, obey your earthly masters with respect and fear, and with sincerity of heart, just as you would obey Christ.’

Eph 6:5
 

‘Slaves, in reverent fear of God submit yourselves to your masters, not only to those who are good and considerate, but also to those who are harsh.’

Day 73 – The Story of Culture

‘Blessed are the meek for they will inherit the Earth.’

Matthew 5:3
 
‘But you are not to be called ‘Rabbi,’ for you have one Teacher, and you are all brothers. And do not call anyone on earth ‘father,’ for you have one Father, and he is in heaven. Nor are…

Day 71 – The Story of Culture

‘Submit to one another in reverence to Christ.’

Eph 5:21

‘But God has put the body together, giving greater honour to the parts that lacked it, so that there should be no division in the body, but that its parts should have equal concern for each other.’

1 Cor 12, 24-25

Day 70 – The Story of Culture

‘Trust in the Lord with all your heart
and lean not on your own understanding;
in all your ways submit to him,
and he will make your paths straight.
Do not be wise in your own eyes;
fear the Lord and shun evil.
This will bring health to your…

Day 69 – The Story of Culture

‘So then, just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live your lives in him, rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness.
See to it that no one takes you captive through hollow and deceptive philosophy, which depends on human tradition…

Day 68 – The Story of Culture

‘How much better to get wisdom than gold,
To chose understanding rather than silver’

Proverbs 16:16

 

In today’s western culture our value and worth are often associated to our job. What we know. How much we earn. I am thirty years old and I have never had a full-time job. I…

Day 67 – The Story of Culture

‘But the wisdom that comes from heaven is first of all pure; then peace-loving, considerate, submissive, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial and sincere.’

James 3:17 New International Version (NIV)

 

It is not difficult to notice that education is a big deal in Hong Kong. Reading the news you come across…