Tag Archives: serving others

September 9 – What Are You Waiting For?

John 13:1-20; 2 Chronicles 18; Psalm 78:21-37 “Jesus, knowing that the Father had given all things into His hands, and that He had come from God and was going to God, rose from supper and laid aside His garments, took … Continue reading

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December 14 – Humility, Servanthood, Obedience – Taking Christ Out of Christmas

Philippians 2:1-11; Ezekiel 20; Isaiah 49 In 1965, the world was treated to a short TV movie that has now become a classic. It’s still beloved by young and old. Lines from the movies are quoted as people get ready … Continue reading

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April 2 – Service

Matthew 25; 31-46; Numbers 32-34; Job 2 It continues to befuddle people that the way to greatness in God’s Kingdom is through service to others. People still jockey for position in Christian organizations. People still clamor for attention and recognition … Continue reading

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March 28 – Greatness by Surprise

Matthew 23:1-12; Numbers 22:41-23:26; Song of Solomon 3:6-5:1 He was a proud politician who talked about his life and career and invited people to examine his life. He thought he was immune from trouble. The problem is that as he … Continue reading

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January 9 – Luke 9:28-62, Genesis 16 and Psalm 9

It used to be that when you were great, other people told you and you waited to hear it. Now, if you think you’re great, you tell everyone. I think it’s because we have lost a sense of humility. I … Continue reading

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Action Step #18 – Boxing Day

Boxing Day, in short, was a day designed to make a special effort to recognize the efforts of people who provide services to you throughout the year. While not celebrated specifically in America, because we are usually too busy taking … Continue reading

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