Last week, I began sharing with you some scripture verses that may be of use. Here are five more:
Reference: Absence of temporal rewards for service
Comment: What happens to those who abandon human wisdom and goals to serve Christ exclusively according to His call and will? He is master of our whole life.
Reference: Task of those in special discipleship for Christ
Comment: This passage describes the love of Christ for all and His dependence on the disciples God chooses to become the special instruments of Jesus’ mission to others
Reference: God’s care for those who come to Jesus in simplicity and trust
Comment: The assurance of right choice for those who submit to our Lord in complete surrender of self
Reference: God speaks to the young Samuel
Comment: We may not always recognize God’s voice, but want to be attentive.
Reference: The ‘mother’ and ‘brothers’ of Christ
Comment: The spiritual relationship to Jesus embraces and extends our temporal bonds into larger and more important family of God, our Father.