Don't MIss The Best Part

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Don't MIss The Best Part
Wed, 01-14-2004 - 10:25am
Jesus answered and said to her, "Martha, Martha, you are worried and troubled about many things. But one thing is needed, and Mary has chosen that good part, which will not be taken away from her." ~Luke 10:41-42~

My Dear Child,

>Each of my children has been given gifts. Martha's gift of hospitatlity was highly prized by those who received it. Mary's gift of listening with love made her delightful to know. Jesus valued both sisters. He never told Martha that her gift was worthless. What he did say was that all of Martha's bustling around serving others was robbing her of "the best part"--the eternal treasure of slowing down and hearing her Savior.

Where are you today? Are you using your gift as an excuse to stay too busy to ehar my Son? Jesus appreciates all you've got to do. He also values your gifts. But more than anything, he wants you at his feet, hearing his heart, whether you are a Mary or a Martha. Draw near to him.

The Gift-giver,

>God

Anne