A hundred years from now, the likelihood is that no one will remember you. But if you are a child of God, he will remember, not only for a hundred, but for an eternity. So live so that he will know you then. No one else will care.
God especially values the little people. They are the buttresses of his kingdom. They don’t make headlines, but they do make things happen.
Once we are enlivened by God’s word, we ourselves become able to enliven others by that same word. The power of the Spirit that stirs in us emanates outward through our words and actions to transform those ready to receive him. Let us be aware of those willing to know God’s word and open to his power, that we might concentrate our efforts to bring forth living fruit in his kingdom.
Repentance signals a positive step in the most negative of situations—the overpowering of sin.