Day 40 – Living With Purpose

Living on purpose is the only way to really live!  “For David … served the purpose of God in his own generation.” Acts 13:36 (NASB) In the Upper Room, as Jesus was concluding his last day of ministry with his disciples, he washed their feet as an example and said, “Now that you know these … [Read more…]

Day 39 – Balancing Your life

Blessed are the balanced; they shall outlast everyone! “Don’t let the errors of evil people lead you down the wrong path and make you lose your balance.” 2 Peter 3:17 (CEV) One of the events in the summer Olympics is the pentathlon. It is composed of five events.  The pentathlete’s goal is to succeed in … [Read more…]

Day 34 – Thinking Like a Servant

  Service starts in your mind! “Your attitude should be the same as that of Christ Jesus: Who, being in very nature God, did not consider equality with God something to be grasped, but made himself nothing, taking the very nature of a servant, being made in human likeness.” Philippians 2:5-7 (NIV) Real servants serve … [Read more…]

Day 33 – How Real Servants Act

  We serve God by serving others!  “You can tell what they are by what they do.” Matthew 7:16 (CEV) In our self-serving culture with its me-first mentality, acting like a servant is not a popular concept.  Jesus, however, measured greatness in terms of service, not status. God determines your greatness by how many people … [Read more…]