Scripture Reference: “Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways and be wise: which having no guide, overseer, ruler provideth her meet in summer and gathereth her food in the harvest” Proverb 6:6-8
Wherever you are today, is the secret of your tomorrow. Galatians 4:1 says, “Now I say that the heir, as long as he is a child, differeth nothing from a servant, though he be Lord of all”. That is why this chapter is titled ‘No more a servant. Joseph’s attitude to life gave him the throne. No doubt, you are destined for greatness, but as long as a man is irresponsible, he is counted a child. Not much can be entrusted in such hands. God saw the maturity of Joseph in the prison and Potiphar house. He knew he could handle a whole nation. He outgrew his servant hood to become an heir.
Be responsible with your job. Punctuality is the sole of business. To forget is a crime; to delay is a greater crime and action without delay is the secret of efficiency. The ability to imitate a profitable cause is within you. Don’t wait.
Daily digest:It is easy to dodge our responsibilities but we cannot dodge the consequences of dodging our responsibilities – John Mason
Prayer: Lord, give me the grace to differentiate between my responsibilities and yours. Strengthen me to respond adequately to what I ought to do to fulfil my reason for living in Jesus’ precious name, Amen. Thank you Lord.