Day 14 of 31
Character Study NOT Job Description
Today we review Proverbs 31:18 again. The later part. The one we quickly glanced over & brushed under the rug, "Her lamp does not go out at night."
YIKES. I need sleep. My family NEEDS me to sleep. Can I get an amen?
This is not about insomnia or being a workaholic. This is about doing the hard things (in all kinds of forms). She consistently extends her energy for good, and she is never off-duty for the people and the priorities that are most important to her.
"...in humility, value others above ourselves,
not looking to your own interests but each of
you to the interests of others" Philippians 2:3-4
We learn that this "sacrifice" is LESS about late hours ... and MORE about letting our purpose trump our preference.
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