First things first...
Real: O fear the Lord, you His saints. For there is no want to those who truly revere and worship Him with godly fear. Psalm 34: 9
Cultured: He who seeks not the cross of Christ, seeks not the glory of Christ. John of the Cross
:) People are funny; they want the front of the bus, Middle of the road, and back of the church.
Real: But Peter and the other apostles answered and said: “We ought to obey God rather than men." Acts 5:29
Cultured: When Christ calls a man, he bids him come and die. Dietrich Bonhoeffer,
:) God grades on the cross, not the curve.
God prospers us not to raise our standard of living, but our standard of giving.
~ PK- Stewardship Corner
Stewardship Thought for the Week
John the Baptist....what a great example of one of God's stewards! He actively put to use all the gifts God gave him. So it is with us as! All the things we think, do, and say in faith (apart from sin), are actions of a steward of God.