Monthly Archives: May 2012

Love = Work

Never be lazy, but work hard and serve the Lord enthusiastically. -Romans 12:11 Someone has said, “Do what you love, and you’ll never work a day in your life.” That’s how it is to work for our Savior.  Offering ourselves, … Continue reading

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Let’s Go to Work!

These were His instructions to them: The harvest is great, but the workers are few. So pray to the Lord who is in charge of the harvest; ask Him to send more workers into His fields. -Luke 10:2 As it … Continue reading

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The Gift of Memory

Do this to remember me. – Luke 22:19b We cannot live without memory.  It enables us to learn and thereby to build relational bonds, to tend to our most basic needs, to protect ourselves from harm, to live in a … Continue reading

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Even the Stones Would Cry Out

…all of His followers began to shout and sing as they walked along, praising God for all the wonderful works they had seen…If they kept quiet, the stones along the road would burst into cheers! – Luke 19:37&40 God will … Continue reading

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Everyday Should Be “Earth Day”

The Lord God placed the man in the Garden of Eden to tend and watch over it. – Genesis 2:8-15 God created the Earth and pronounced it “very good” (Gen. 1:31), then He made us to be stewards of His … Continue reading

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Going All In

Then Mary took a twelve-ounce jar of expensive perfume made from essence of nard, and she anointed Jesus’ feet with it, wiping His feet with her hair. The house was filled with the fragrance. – John 12:3 Mary was “all … Continue reading

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Fully Committed

As for me, my life has already been poured out as an offering to God. The time of my death is near.  I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, and I have remained faithful. – 2 … Continue reading

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Keep On Asking!

And so I tell you, keep on asking, and you will receive what you ask for. – Luke 11:9 Persistence and patience; neither are characteristics that come naturally to most human beings.  We want what we want.  We want it … Continue reading

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Teach Us to Pray

Once Jesus was in a certain place praying. As He finished, one of His disciples came to Him and said, “Lord, teach us to pray…” -Luke 11:1 Prayer.  If it is so easy, why doesn’t everyone do it? While at … Continue reading

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A Mother’s Gift

“Sir, do you remember me?” Hannah asked. “I am the woman who stood here several years ago praying to the LORD.  I asked the LORD to give me this boy, and he has granted my request.  Now I am giving … Continue reading

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