Father let me always lead by example, serving others without expectation, and always with gratitude for the blessings that You have given to me.
Oftentimes people reach a certain level in their lives and careers and they feel that they don’t have to or shouldn’t have to serve others. For some reason they believe that someone should be serving them. This sense of entitlement is in direct conflict with what Jesus taught His disciples. Not to say that you or I are disciples of Christ, but in our walk if we form the words “I want to be more like Jesus” then shouldn’t we begin to align our thoughts and deeds with the principles outlined by our Savior?
Jesus washed the feet of those who followed Him and called Him their Lord. And look at us, waiting for someone to wash our feet, serve us food, cater to our every need.
Who are we again?
Questions of the Day
1. What would you like to add to today’s prayer and/or reflection?
2. What are your thoughts about today’s message?
3. What issues are you fighting to protect from the enemy’s attack?
4. What cares, worries, and fears are you ready to turn over to God?
5. Who would you like to pray for today?
6. Do you have a testimony that you would like to share? Please do.
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