Steve Preston writes the BibleTalk email twice a week. His email today is titled, “The More You Have …” Here’s the first part of it:
The first job that I ever had was as a bus boy in the local seafood restaurant. And perhaps the first lesson of business that I learned there was the fact that the more one knows, the more that is expected of him. It didn’t matter that everyone was paid the same hourly wage. If your regular job was as a prep cook but you also knew the work of a fry cook, then there were some nights you were expected to function as a fry cook.
Our heavenly Father operates on the same basic principle; the more you know, the more you are expected to do. Consider what Jesus says in Luke 12:48: “For unto whomsoever much is given, of him shall be much required: and to whom men have committed much, of him they will ask the more”.
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