Conntecting the Dots

Posts Tagged: Serving others

Secure People Serve People

  Having been involved in career ministry for more than 25 years means I’ve worked with a few different personality types. One coworker, in particular, was a controller. Rather than encourage those within his sphere of influence to use and develop their God-given gifts, he squelched them and said demeaning things.   His manner both… [ read more ]

Never Lose Heart

So, my dear brothers and sisters, be strong and immovable. Always work enthusiastically for the Lord, for you know that nothing you do for the Lord is ever useless. (1 Corinthians 15:58 NLT)   Your daily routine might feel boring or monotonous compared to others whose lives seem exciting and glamorous. Perhaps you feel stuck… [ read more ]

Serving Others: The Path of Blessing

  Several hours before Jesus was arrested, He and His disciples shared a last meal together. Then He knelt before the men and, one by one, washed and dried their feet—Judas included.   “Do you understand what I was doing?” Jesus asked when He finished the job. “Since I, the Lord and Teacher, have washed… [ read more ]