When I wake up in the morning reading the bible verse for the day through my phone app is usually my first act since my phone is already in hand from turning off the alarm.  I don’t typically sit and study the bible and this daily verse is a great way for me to get my daily bread.  Besides, the app has a variation of translations so I can get the best understanding possible – unlike simply trying to read the King James Version without knowledge of the language from his era.

Today’s verse was from Colossians 3:1-2.

 If ye then be risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ sitteth on the right hand of God.

Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth.  I think if these verses were clear enough for me to understand without translation, surely anyone else can.  But if not, here’s the gist of what it means.  More