Archive for the 'Work' Category

Tired of doing good?

February 28th, 2019

If I am honest doing good can be tiring. I look back on my last position as Pastor and I wonder how I did all the things I did! The truth is though we are called by God and empowered by the Holy Spirit when we do a role like Pastor of a church. And […]

Lead by serving

January 10th, 2019

Mark 10:43-45 – But among you it will be different. Whoever wants to be a leader among you must be your servant, [44] and whoever wants to be first among you must be the slave of everyone else. [45] For even the Son of Man came not to be served but to serve others and […]

Serving God where you are

January 3rd, 2019

Over the years I have been asked if I enjoy serving God in full time paid ministry or working in secular work more. My answer surprises most Christians. The reason is I follow Colossians 3:23-24. It says, “Work willingly at whatever you do, as though you were working for the Lord rather than for people. […]

Love and pray for your enemies

July 12th, 2016

I was reminded from the red letters of the Bible the importance of loving and praying for our enemies. In Matthew 5:44 Jesus said this… “But I say, love your enemies! Pray for those who persecute you!” Imagine how different the world would be if we loved and prayed for our enemies instead of going […]

Everyone has a story

November 17th, 2015

I recently had to watch this video as a part of some training I was doing. It really brought home to me that we all have a story and many of the people around us are going through things. Today I thought I would share it. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cDDWvj_q-o8?rel=0&w=500&h=300]