Mention her name and images of a small, frail and elderly nun comforting the sick, holding children or kneeling in prayer come to mind. But this little woman was also an inspiring entrepreneurial spirit, a passionate and driven voice for the needy to world leaders and a titan of management!
We all think everyone should see things the way we see them, don’t we? Think of your important “career causes” like the apostles approached their mission. Expect the uphill climb. Plan for it, and do not take offense when you experience it.
With a simple adjustment to our perspectives, we can forego the circumstantial comforts we crave at the moment, and fix our sites on what we all truly want in life – to be someone fully alive. That’s who God intended you to be, that’s who your loved ones need and that’s who your coworkers value most.
The Sea of Galilea is actually a rather large, fresh water lake. Many fishing villages and harbors could be found
It is the Lord’s blessing that brings wealth, and no effort can substitute for it. Proverbs 10:22
“With me are riches and honor, enduring wealth and prosperity.” Proverbs 8:18 If a true friend and confidant approached
“Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened.”
“No one can serve two masters. He will either hate one and love the other, or be devoted to one
“The just man’s lips nourish many, but fools die for want of sense.” Proverbs 10:21 Who do you go to
Jesus was talking to those who chose to follow him, and he laid out what is known as the conditions