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When we think about “ministry” or “serving the church,” we often – sometimes exclusively – think about Paul’s preaching, and forget about things like Jesus washing the disciples’ feet, the seven men who served the widows (Acts 6:1-6), the generous givers in Corinth (2 Corinthians 9), the Shunamite who provided a room for Elisha (2 Kings 4:8-10). 300 more words

Christian Women


Growing with God: A daily devotional with Tonia Slimm.

Exodus 21:2-6 (NIV)
“If you buy a Hebrew servant, he is to serve you for six years. 938 more words

Let's Look Like Jesus: Servants

As I read my favorite devotion this morning (My Utmost), the question I’ve read every year for over a decade pierced my heart yet again: 676 more words

Writing - Devotion

Painful Love

God causes suffering in order to perfect others

Although it’s sometimes very easy to live like it isn’t true (especially in the American cultural context), the fact is that I’m not the only one in the universe God is working on. 1,031 more words


Who will go for Us? True Servant was born in this day.

Then I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, “Whom shall I send, and who will go for Us?” Then I said, “Here am I. Send me!”


The wakeup call

Imagine a father speaking to his new born baby, expecting the child to understand and heed to his counsel. It will sound like music to the child’s ears. 1,867 more words

Self-Centred Servants?

I have a daughter and brother-in-law who are both very gifted graphic artists. Perhaps I’ll ask both of them to craft Luke 17:10 as a motto for ministries. 432 more words

Life Of Christ