“If anyone speaks, they should do so as one who speaks the very words of God. If anyone serves, they should do so with the strength God provides, so that in all things God may be praised through Jesus Christ. To him be the glory and the power for ever and ever. Amen” (1 Peter 4:11).
The principle is simple, do what you do as if you are serving the Lord. You are. Jesus said, “when you do it for the least, you do it for Me.” We are to adopt an attitude of being a willing servant of others. We are to reach out of ourselves and truly love others as we would like to be loved. If one looks at it simply, it makes a whole lot of sense. It is what the Lord has been telling us all along.
The Lord created us to worship Him. We do worship. It is in our nature. That is why we tap our toe to music. He is the direction of our worship. We should live into the life for which we were created. God has provided all that we need. Learn how to let go of yourself in order to become who the Lord will make you to be. The journey is set before you. Walk in the way of the Lord.
Lord Jesus, You have modeled the attitude we are to have. You have told us how to do things. It really is not that difficult, but I make it so by resisting the person You have made me to be. Guide me Lord into the way of everlasting life so that I may live into this life to which You are calling me. Guide me according to Your goodness to see more clearly and follow You in the steps You would have me take. Amen.