Quick Bible Reflection

For if I preach the gospel, I have nothing to boast of, for necessity is laid upon me; yes, woe is me if I do not preach the gospel!” (1 Corinthians 9:16)

As Christians, are we busy saying “woe is me” or are we busy saying “whoa is me” when it comes to serving God, his son, his gospel and his church?

#commitment, #daily-service, #quick-bible-reflection, #service-to-god

From deviation in the slightest degree to divine rejection?

Do you agree with the following statement by Oswald Chambers?

Any goal we have that diverts us even to the slightest degree from the central goal of being “approved to God” (2 Timothy 2:15) may result in our rejection from further service for Him.

Why or why not? I’m mulling this over. Not looking to wallop anybody over an opinion on it. Just looking for perspective.

#ministry, #service-to-god, #spiritual-goals

Evaluating ministry to God

From this denominational article comes this list of questions to help one evaluate one’s service to Christ. I have only slightly adapted them. Continue reading

#evaluation, #ministry, #service-to-god