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Our Daily Bread 31 July 2022 ODB Devotional Titled “Make It Your Own, Dawg!”

Our Daily Bread 31 July 2022 ODB Devotional || “Make It Your Own, Dawg!”

Our Daily Bread 31 July 2022 ODB Devotional Titled “Make It Your Own, Dawg!”

Our Daily Bread 31 July 2022 ODB Devotional Titled “Make It Your Own, Dawg!”

OUR DAILY BREAD ODB DEVOTIONAL OF THE DAY, SUNDAY 31ST JULY 2022

Read today’s Our Daily Bread 31 July 2022 ODB devotional titled “Make It Your Own, Dawg!” for our spiritual daily bread for growth and development today.

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TOPIC: “MAKE IT YOUR OWN, DAWG!”


Our Daily Bread 31st July 2022 ODB Devotional || Bible Verse

I press on to take hold of that for which Christ Jesus took hold of me. – Philippians 3:12

Our Daily Bread 31 July 2022 ODB Devotional || Today’s Scripture:  Philippians 3:7–16


READ || Our Daily Bread 31 July 2022 ODB Devotional || INSIGHT

On June 11, 2002, the singing competition American Idol debuted. Each week, hopefuls performed their own versions of popular songs, and the viewing audience voted on who advanced to the next round of the competition.

As one of the panel judges on the show, Randy Jackson’s signature feedback was this zinger: “You made that song your own, dawg!” He lavished that praise when a singer took a familiar tune, learned it inside out, and then performed it in a new way that gave it a unique, personal spin. To “make it their own” was to own it completely and creatively, and then offer it to the world onstage.

Paul invites us to do something similar to own our faith and our expression of it, too. In Philippians 3, he rejects attempts to earn right standing before God (vv. 7–8). Instead, he teaches us to embrace “the righteousness that comes from God on the basis of faith” (v. 9). The gift of forgiveness and redemption transforms our motivation and goals: “I press on to take hold of that for which Christ Jesus took hold of me” (v. 12).

Jesus has secured our victory. Our job? To take hold of that truth, internalizing God’s gospel gift and living it out amid our broken world. In other words, we’re to make our faith our own and in so doing “live up to what we have already attained” (v. 16). By:  Adam Holz

Bible in a Year: Psalms 54–56, Romans 3

Our Daily Bread 31 July 2022 ODB Devotional || REFLECT: What do you think it looks like for you to “press on” in your faith? What most encourages and sustains you to keep moving forward?

Our Daily Bread 31 July 2022 ODB Devotional || PRAYER

Jesus, thank You for Your saving gift of redemption and love on the cross. Help me to respond in gratitude each day, and to press on in my faith with thankfulness.


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