Do you do things day after day which drive you crazy? OR have your days become so dreary and monotonous you want to escape?
Enter: Painting: Day 6. I am NOT done.
Maybe you haul off to a job, sit at a desk, make business deals, wipe runny noses, diaper babies, soothe criers, calm teenagers and on and on…Rinse : repeat.
My Bible Study Buddy Becky reminded me of Col 3:17. This verse has the power to transform every mundane thing into a Kingdom thing.
And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him. – Col 3:17
I love it!
For 35 years, I worked in business. I ran healthcare programs, promoted university communications, and processed insurance marketing. This kept me pretty busy and…frazzled.
Now that I’m retired, I basically do the following: I clean, scrub, shovel, sling dirt, schedule, do laundry, write and…paint. God can use all of this, if I remember to Colossians 3:17.
What are you doing today? Do it for God. I promise, it’ll put a whole new spin on even the most annoying tasks.
When you give your work to God:
The bottom line is, most anything can be God work, if you give it to Him!
Next: I’ll tell you how Country White helped me praise God!