Tag: responsibility

Abounding

There are a number of Greek words in the New Testament that are translated into English by the word “abound.” Young’s Analytical Concordance to the Bible gives their meaning as “to be, become, make more, to be multiplied, or to be over and above.” The New Oxford American Dictionary defines the word to mean “exist in large numbers or…

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Stewardship

“Steward” is not a word you hear people use often in the world.  But in the church we know it well.  Or do we?  We may know it means “manager of a household.”  But do we understand the depths that stewardship reaches? The depth of stewardship is so great because it begins with the lord…

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Working with Young People

When one examines the current trends among our youth and reads the latest newspaper, it is easy to see that our nation is in perilous times. Our nation adopted a policy in the 1960s to throw money at the social problems being faced by the poor. This philosophy spilled over into programs which affect our…

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It Occurred To Me. . .

. . . That I have never heard a sermon that could not be improved by greater effort and practice! (I’ve read some — from the Bible!) . . . That I’ve never heard a song leader that could not profit from a continued study of his work and a better use of his ability.…

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A Single Servant

I’ve been noticing recently some of my single sisters in Christ.  Opportunities have come for me to meet and get to know them.  I began to think about their situations, and as always for me, that means going to the Bible and then writing! SINGLE I was a single Christian once.  I remember how it…

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