This week I got to help our Lead Pastor with something.
He’s also my boss, so I hope I’ve helped him with many things this week.
But this particular thing was pretty darn cool and he was happy with the process.
I’m being purposely cryptic because there are a few other people I hope get credit for the final product.
There are a few books that sit near the top of my all-time favorites:
Do you detect a theme?
God’s given me a few gifts. Over the years, he’s put people in my life to help me find the place where ability, affinity, and affirmation all meet together.
Every day, He’s providing opportunities to help me become more like His son, Jesus.
In using my gifts, talents, and abilities to serve others, I get to help make other people famous.
How do you feel when someone else gets credit for something you did?
If you’re honest, you probably get a twinge of jealousy.
For me, it’s the exact opposite.
God knows what I do.
I have a small circle of trustworthy people who speak into my life and know what I do.
But I hope a majority of people never know.
God has called me to use my gifts and talents to make someone else famous: Him.