Today our actions will preach a sermon to all those we meet. Will our actions speak of love or of judgement, of grace and mercy or of indifference? Will our sermon be short and snappy or will it be our temper that is short and snappy? What will you preach today?
This week we have so many tools available to us to use for the glory of God. We have the tools of encouragement, faithfulness, love, compassion, mercy, grace and kindness. Will we chose to use them this week or will we hide behind the fortress of apathy, comfort, shyness, laziness or pride.
With every piece of information you are given, with every fact or myth you hear about someone else, with every juicy piece of gossip you are told, ask yourself three questions. 1. Will it glorify God more to pass it on or will it glorify Him more for the chain to stop with me? 2.Continue reading “To Pass it on or Not?”
Lord, I don’t want to be mediocre. I don’t want to be stuck in the crawler lane of life going nowhere. I want to be free-wheeling downhill towards what you want me to be. I want to live a life of radical Christianity. I want to make a difference. I want to change the world.Continue reading “Radical Christianity”
This week we will have opportunities to serve God and to give Him the glory He deserves. Are you open to grasping these opportunities and turning your focus from the mundane and onto God?
Your heart is always open before God. He knows of all your heart’s desires, your heartaches and your motives. Nothing is hidden from Him. Where there is darkness He will bring light. Hide nothing from Him for all you are doing is fooling yourself. He will not take your heart, but if you choose toContinue reading “Open Heart”
We are wired to praise and worship God and give Him glory. If we do not praise God our beings will praise something else. If it is not God that we worship we will begin to worship an idol or idols. We will bow down at the altar of sport, work, family, recreation or evenContinue reading “Praise and Worship”
Do nothing for show Or out of selfish motives Do not seek for yourself glory Or thanks from others Do not think of yourself as better than anyone Instead be humble Yet do not out yourself down See yourself in a correct light Live your life so that Jesus is on show Live so thatContinue reading “His Light”
To God be the glory in all things In our waking and our sleeping In our doing and our being In triumphs and our failings In our busyness and our rest In our enjoyment and our boredom In our work and in our play In our words and in our silence In our good timesContinue reading “To God be the Glory”
God asks us to reach for the impossible in order to achieve the improbable so that His glory is undeniable.