“Let us not grow weary while doing good.” Galatians 6:9. We can help shape another person’s life by showing an interest and taking action. Look around. Is there someone whose life needs your help? Do all the good you can, in all the ways you can, for all the people you can, while you can.
“Let him who thirsts come. Whoever desires, let him take the water of life freely.” Revelation 22:17 Are there times when we fail to make others feel welcome in our neighborhood, or at social gatherings or maybe even church? Paul instructed his readers to be “given to hospitality.” The book of Hebrews goes even further, saying, “Do […]
“Nothing is better for them than to rejoice, and to do good in their lives.” Ecclesiastes 3:12 In longing for some future good we forget that every day, regardless of our circumstances is a gift from God to be used for His glory. In every season, there is a reason to rejoice and an opportunity to […]
“Let us pursue the things which make for peace and the thing by which one may edify another.” Romans 14:19. Paul desired that the people in the church at Rome have a high standard of love. Both the strong and weak in the faith were judging and showing contempt for each other. They despised one […]
“Pharaoh said to Joseph, “Inasmuch as God has shown you all this, there is no one as discerning and wise as you.” Genesis 41:39. A story in the Bible about Joseph tells how he used his skills to play an important role in helping people survive a 7-year famine (Gen. 41:53-54). In his case, he […]