And he said to him, “Well done good servant; because you were faithful in a very little, have authority over ten cities.” ~ Luke 19:17 (NKJV) This verse is from The Parable of the Minas and it teaches us much about responsibility. Many of us want something greater – a greater position at work, greater finances, bigger ministries. But let us remember that God gives us each something to be responsible for. That something may seem small or insignificant, but we must learn to be responsible with what we have been given before we can successfully […]
Be still and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth (Psalm 46:10). In other words, quit being busy and focus on God. Take time to know who He is and seek His will in your life.
You spend most of your day serving your husband and your children. You probably are tired… no, exhausted… and you may even feel that the work you do is under-appreciated. Oh, what a humble role you fill. Yes, a humble role, one which requires you to continually put the needs of others before yourself. Do you feel neglected, demeaned, or forgotten? You are not. Please remember that “whoever exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted” (Matthew 23:12). You are loved.