The ONE THING for today

Small compared to what?

This was a blog I posted in June of 2016. I mentioned North Dakota, never dreaming that one day I’d be living there!

Pastor Kemp's Blog

“Here’s a law of life we all should be aware of: As long as our heart is focused upon what we don’t have and on what we think we’re entitled to, we will not be happy!” _Steven K. Scott, The Richest Man Who Ever Lived, p. 100

It is not uncommon for me to hear a pastor, speaking of his church, say: “We are a small church.”

Immediately I want to ask, “Small compared to what?”

My state overseer, Thomas Gillum, recently told me of a church in a small North Dakota town with a population of about 30 that averaged 15 in attendance when he was Overseer there. Are you going to call that a small church?

If you say, my church is small compared to what it is going to be – I will applaud. But if you say, my church is small compared to some church…

View original post 186 more words

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s