You are a member of God’s royal family.
“Your talent is God’s gift to you. What you do with it, is your gift back to God.” – Pastor Marcus Brendling
Dear Jesus, thank you for dying for me. Help me to live as a member of Your royal family should and to use my gifts to glorify You. Amen.
“But you are not like that, for you are a chosen people. You are royal priests, a holy nation, God’s very own possession. As a result, you can show others the goodness of God, for he called you out of the darkness into his wonderful light.” 1 Peter 2:9 NLT
“In all this you greatly rejoice, though now for a little while you may have had to suffer grief [if need be] in all kinds of trials.” 1 Peter 1:6 NIV
“These have come so that the proven genuineness of your faith---of greater worth than gold, which perishes even though refined by fire.” 1 Peter 1:7 NIV
“Now there was a famine in the land…The Lord appeared to Isaac and said, ‘Do not go down to Egypt; live in the land where I tell you to live.’” Genesis 26:1-2a NIV
“Isaac planted crops (sowed) in that land and the same year reaped a hundredfold, because the Lord blessed him.” Genesis 26:12 NIV
“...may result in praise, glory and honor when Jesus Christ is revealed.” 1 Peter 1:7
“Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.” Galatians 6:9 NIV