Serving God in Our Full Potential
August 30, 2015
Occasionally, our Pastor and the elders request service in various ministries. Although many hands lighten the load, the primary purpose for such requests is to share the blessing of serving the Lord. We are not talking about salvation since salvation is God's grace to us by faith in His Son Jesus Christ, and it is by faith alone that we are saved, and not by works least anyone should boast that he or she did something to earn salvation.
Here, we are talking about after becoming a believer, the many blessings that come from doing service in the name of the Lord. One easily identifiable blessing is joy. A joy that surpasses understanding for it is not for compensation as is usually understood by the world. Scripture says "For God is not unjust to forget your work and labor of love which you shown toward His name, in that you have ministered to the sain ... read more