"Working for Christ"

God is hidden in our vocations. He is hidden in our friends, our families, and our neighbors.

In His account of the final judgment, Jesus surprises both the sheep and the goats with the revelation that they had dealings with Him when He was hungry, thirsty, a stranger, naked, sick, and in prison. It turns out, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me. (Matthew 25:40, NIV)

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Thus, Christ is hidden in our neighbors, our bosses, and our co-workers, particularly those who are in need. What motivates us to love them is to see Christ in them. Some of our bosses and co-workers may not be very lovable, but Christ loves them and died for them, just like He did for you and me. And, if they are fellow Christians, He…

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  1. Practical, nitty-gritty, and Kingdom living as given to us in the Sermon on the Mount. It is what many call, “where the rubber meets the road.”

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