'honour' tagged posts

Heirs of the Promise

Being a kid is tough. Parents have all these rules you have to follow. Many kids think its tough today, but even in my day, things were a lot stricter. I was up at 6 in the morning to do chores with our family business. After school, it was off to Chinese school and then…

The Principle of Giving

I’ve been thinking a lot about how much God has blessed us and our nation. Although our province in particular is going through tough economic times, compared to most of the world, we are a prosperous people. A number of years ago, Richard Halverson, former chaplain of the U.S. Senate, made these comments: “Jesus Christ said…

Paul’s Prayer for the Church

Christians, like children, grow also. As young Christians we feed on the sincere milk of the Word until we are mature enough for more hearty meals. And as we grow, expectations increase. We can’t—and don’t want to—remain infants forever – at least I hope not. Grander and bolder horizons are set before us by God…

Using Your Gifts Wisely

Worship has one primary function, to honour and glorify God through the lifting up of Jesus’ Name. But it comes in many different forms – mainly through lives lived out exclusively for that function. Scripture teaches we are all gifted by God and with those gifts, talents and abilities, we can honour and serve Him.…

Being a Person of Influence

I was reading a story about a man who used to work on the Boeing 747. For 15 years it was his job to work on a switchbox that was smaller than a loaf of bread. As small as that component was, without it, flight would have been impossible. It reminded me of our potential…