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Learning to Serve

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

My church held a community outreach event by inviting folks to a Thanksgiving day meal potluck style that we church members volunteered to prepare and serve. It turned out nice- a lot of hungry folks were appreciative and we had plenty of food to go around.

This is where spiritual maturity comes in. I was tired-having worked six days and very little sleep. I was achy and a little grumpy. I had to get my act together and walk in love to be a servant for the people and to the people. I was humble by the many thank you our church received. My sweet Louie served with humility and gladness. We all worked together as a team meeting the needs of the central core of my new adopted city. I saw a bigger picture and realized that it is not about material things-how many of this and how many of that. It is about letting others know about God's grace and abundant mercy that is available to all.

I am learning to serve, adopting an attitude of gratitude. In Jesus' name! emoticon emoticon
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EXQUISITEDEE 11/28/2013 7:16PM

    Amen....Happy Thanksgiving. Continue to be a blessing.

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HIKETOHEIGHTS 11/27/2013 7:37PM

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Happy Thanksgiving
Victoria
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LOVELYBANDIT 11/26/2013 9:30PM

    Amen my friend :) That's why I am so into my churches Christmas drive! Serve to be a servant like our Savior :)

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SHERYLP461 11/26/2013 8:18AM

    How wonderful, giving of ourselves is a wonderful thing.

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THEEXERCISER 11/26/2013 8:13AM

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SUNSET09 11/26/2013 7:07AM

  emoticon Bless you for letting the Lord use you and know, it is about Him, feeding His sheep and then us! emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

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JAROL7 11/26/2013 1:30AM

    Good job! Serving is good.

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