Daily Digest:


Some people, well aware of their abilities, believe that they have the right to use their abilities as they please. Others feel that they have no special talents at all. Peter addresses both groups in these verses. Everyone has some gifts; find yours and use them. All our abilities should be used in serving others; none are for our own exclusive enjoyment. Peter mentions speaking and serving.

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As each of you has received a gift (a particular spiritual talent, a gracious divine endowment), employ it for one another as [befits] good trustees of God’s many-sided grace [faithful stewards of the extremely diverse powers and gifts granted to Christians by unmerited favor]. Whoever speaks, [let him do it as one who utters] oracles of God; whoever renders service, [let him do it] as with the strength which God furnishes abundantly, so that in all things God may be glorified through Jesus Christ (the Messiah). To Him be the glory and dominion forever and ever (through endless ages). Amen (so be it).
1 Peter 4:10-11 AMP
http://bible.com/8/1pe.4.10-11.AMP

Prayer
Father I thank you for today. I bless your name and ask of you to keep me, so that I can use my abilities for your service. That everything I do will bring honour and glory to your name. I extend this prayer to every other believer. Help us not to be selfish but true stewards for you. Thank you for answering this prayer. In Jesus name. Amen.

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