Powered by 4 - August 13, 2014


Under Scrutiny

today's reading.
Luke 14:1-6

the blog.
Jesus goes to the house of a ruler of the Pharisees for a meal and once He arrives, we're told that those in attendance were "watching him carefully." 

Things haven't changed much since Jesus' day. There are plenty of people who, like the Pharisees, are watching those of us who profess Christ. Many are critical, but others are simply curious because they don't understand following Christ. Either way, we have an opportunity to impact these people positively by showing them Christ-like kindness and love. 

So as you head out today--to work, school, the grocery store or wherever, what are some ways you can demonstrate Christ to others? Tami

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