Serving God #2 – ServantsDaily Thoughts
1 Corinthians 3:9 “For we are God’s fellow workers; you are God’s field, God’s building”
Scripture describes us serving as multiple persons, because each ‘person’ is important to our motive and attitude towards towards service. We serve God as…
#2 – Servants
As we serve God there is an exchange that takes place, work for wages. The word ‘bless’ is exchangeable between us and God. We bless God and God blesses us. You may think “How can we possibly bless God?”, but the truth is we do. Our ‘blessing’ to God is described in scripture as bowing before him and giving our lives to him. God ‘blessing’ us is him laying good things onto our life.
We are servants of God. We serve because God rewards us.
The picture is like a man kneeling before a King to receive his knighthood, and the king bestows his ‘blessing’ through tapping each shoulder with a sword. We are God’s fellows workers, building his Kindgom for his glory. As we work and serve him, God blesses our lives, whether spiritually or practically.