Wednesday, November 12
Proverbs 19 Those who keep the commandment will live; those who are heedless of their ways will die. Whoever is kind to the poor lends to the Lord, and will be repaid in full.
The writer of Proverbs gives succinct insight into the life of faith. Acts of service do not emerge out of a vacuum. They materialize from a deeper well that Proverbs defines as “the commandments.” When we are faithful to the commands of God, we find life and…like water flows from a spring…so, too, do acts of goodness flow from our lives.
Questions for reflection:
What is one experience you have had in worship that has led to your feeling a greater connection with people around you? How might your involvement in worship further connections between people and people…and between people and God?