1 Corinthians 10:31 says, “Whether you eat or drink or whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God.” God has given each of us “vocations” (literally, “callings”). Child of God, student of the Word, parent, child, friend, employer, employee, pastor, teacher, and citizen are all examples of the various vocations that exist. You, no doubt, have many! One of the ways we give God glory is through our callings.
Think of five callings you currently have in your life. What is one specific way in each calling that you could glorify God?
By living every day to his glory
As Christians, our life source is the Word of God. Peter tells us to crave it so that by it we grow up in our salvation (1 Peter 2:2) as well as to always be ready to share the hope that we have (1 Peter 3:15). The writer to the Hebrews tells us not to give up meeting together for worship (Hebrews 10:25). The Word of God is vital if we want to glorify God with our lives.
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Author: David Scharf
Volume 108, Number 1
Issue: January 2021
- Q&A: Were we “created to make a difference”? - 2020/12/28
- Bible study: Giving God glory - 2020/12/28
- Q&A: Am I being judgmental if I point out someone’s sin? - 2020/11/30