Tag Archives: Call to Serve

Our Call

“Submit to God and be at peace with him;     in this way prosperity will come to you.” Job 22:21 “His divine power has given us everything we need for a godly life through our knowledge of him who called us by … Continue reading

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Living Out God’s Call For You

“The Lord is my light and my salvation—     whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life—     of whom shall I be afraid?” Psalm 27:1 “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation.[a] The old has passed away; behold, the new has … Continue reading

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Do Good Work

Each of us can do good work that helps at least one other person in need.  We can’t be everything to everybody…yet we can be somebody who helps another.  Turn towards God in prayer and ask Him how you can … Continue reading

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Memorial Day

Today, we honor those who have served and sacrificed themselves for the greater good.  These individuals knew that there are things much more important than self.  They believed in serving to help others and fighting for those who could not … Continue reading

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Help Wherever You Can

There is a quote by John Wesley who was an English clergyman from the 1700’s that best sums up daily life and serving those in need.  If more people took the time and effort to help someone else in a … Continue reading

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Our Call

How do we know what God is calling us to do?  For life decisions and direction?  If we use the world’s measuring stick of ‘what we should do’ we risk missing God’s will entirely.  To follow our call is to … Continue reading

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Compassion

Care…concern…gentleness…tenderness…kindness…mercy…understanding…love.  God is compassionate.  If we would choose compassion over self-centered behavior more often it would make such a big difference in this world.  An act of compassion doesn’t have to be recorded and go viral to be meaningful…one act … Continue reading

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Serve Those In Need

Food, shelter, clothing, clean water.  Basic needs…these should be readily available to all people.  The world was created with more than enough resources to provide for everyone…yet the sinful ways of all humans in all parts of the world has … Continue reading

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Gifts And Abilities

When you are unsure how you can best contribute…ask God.  How can I help?  Learn about yourself and your abilities.  What comes naturally to you?  What seems easy for you that others struggle doing?  What can you do that fulfills … Continue reading

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A Servant Spirit

Many of our frustrations, arguments and troubles in life originate in selfishness…either our own selfishness or because of somebody else’s selfish desires or wants.  The only thing we have the power to change is ourselves.  So how can anyone ever … Continue reading

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