31: First Things First
Scripture Lesson: Matthew 6:31-33
This date in 1998 saw the first games played by the expansion Tampa
Bay Devil Rays and the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Devil Rays lost to the Tigers
11-6 as Wade Boggs hit the first home run for the franchise. The Colorado Rockies
defeated the Diamondbacks 7-2, as Travis Lee hit the first home run for the
Jesus’ words for us today are from the Sermon on the Mount.
Basically, Jesus is telling us to put first things first. God will provide for
our needs when we seek first His Kingdom and His righteousness. When we look to
God first and when we seek Him with all our hearts, He is there for us! When we
want more than anything else in the world to live in His ways, not only will we
find His way, we will have our needs met. The key to successful Christian
living is putting first things first, His Kingdom and His righteousness!
the most important thing in our lives?
effort do we put in daily in putting first things first?
changes do we need to make in our lives to first seek His Kingdom and
If we are serious about following God, we must be serious about
putting first things first!
Posted on Thu, March 31, 2016
by David Daly