Category Archives: servanthood

leading like a servant

Ephesians 6:9 (JDV) Ephesians 6:9 And masters, treat your slaves the same way, without threatening them, because you know that both their Master and yours is in the sky, and there is no favoritism with him. leading like a servant … Continue reading

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the secret to service

Ephesians 6:5-8 (JDV) Ephesians 6:5 Slaves, obey your human masters with fear and trembling, in the sincerity of your heart, as you would Christ. Ephesians 6:6 Don’t work only while being watched, as people-pleasers, but as slaves of Christ, do … Continue reading

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from the background

John 19:38-40 John 19:38 After this, Joseph of Arimathea, who was a disciple of Jesus– but secretly because of his fear of the Jews– asked Pilate that he might remove Jesus’s body. Pilate gave him permission; so he came and … Continue reading

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Sacrificial servanthood

John 13:15 Joh 13:15 Because I have given you a model, that you also should do just as I have done for you. Joh 13:16 “I am honestly telling you, a slave is not greater than his lord, and a … Continue reading

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Worship by washing

John 13:11-14 Joh 13:11 Because he had known his betrayer. This is why he said, “Not all of you are clean.” Joh 13:12 When he had washed their feet and put on his outer clothes, he reclined again and said … Continue reading

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Soul hating

John 12:23-26 Joh 12:23 Jesus answers them. This is what he says, “The hour has come for the Son of Man to be glorified. Joh 12:24 I honestly tell you, unless a kernel of wheat after falling to the ground … Continue reading

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saints serving unseen

devotional post # 2261 Numbers 3:18-26 Num 3:18 And these are the names of the sons of Gershon by their clans: Libni and Shimei. Num 3:19 And the sons of Kohath by their clans: Amram, Izhar, Hebron, and Uzziel. Num … Continue reading

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to stand and defend

devotional post # 2228 Numbers 1:17-19 Num 1:17  Moses and Aaron took these men who had been designated by their names, Num 1:18  and on the first day of the second month, they assembled the whole congregation together, who registered … Continue reading

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towel leadership

devotional post # 2065 Luke 22:24-27 Luk 22:24 But an argument also happened among them, as to which of them was to be regarded as the greatest. Luk 22:25 And he said to them, “The kings among the Gentiles exercise … Continue reading

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special attention saints

devotional post #2017 Luke 17:7-10 Luk 17:7 “Would any one of you say to your slave who comes in from the field after plowing or shepherding sheep, ‘Come at once and sit down for a meal’? Luk 17:8 Won’t the … Continue reading

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