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So then, just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live in Him, rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught and overflowing with thankfulness. Col 2:6-7 There is so much that competes for my attention everyday. I am pulled this way and that, making lists of my priorities and the endless things that I feel I should do. Yet, there can only be one primary focus in my life and it is on Christ where I continue to put my attention. Often I forget this, often I fail to follow through...
Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever. From Hebrews 13:8. Jesus is the same today as he was in the gospel days. He's just as merciful, still answering prayers and walking among us, speaking gently and persistently. Still he feeds the hungry, hates the self-righteous and lifts our eyes to God. Its just as easy to know him today and to listen to his voice. Lord, let me be still and hear you so that I can know you and do your will. Save
"The master said, 'Well done, my good and faithful servant. You have been faithful in handling this small amount, so now I will give you many more responsibilities. Let's celebrate together!' From Matthew 25:23 We are not here to be idle, but to be working for Christ. We are his servants and our reward for faithful service will be great. I hope I hear these special words! Save
Jesus invites us to follow him, and he will send us out to fish for people. His words are pretty direct, he used them early in his ministry to call his disciples. He didn't mean next month or next year, he meant right away. Save