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The Great Commission

The Great Commission

It is said everyone has a Mission.  You may not know this, but The Great Commission states:

“All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.”  Matthew 28:18-20

Our Mission as Christians is simple and deals directly with our individual spiritual gifts.  Some of us may be good at talking with the elderly, some at organization, some at music, some with children.  All of these gifts translate into our Mission in Christ.  I think it’s very interesting how God formed all of us with different strengths and weaknesses and the Holy Spirit moves us to use those strengths and sometimes weaknesses to reach those in greater need than we.

So I challenge you – Talk to someone today who doesn’t expect you to speak to them.  Maybe in the grocery, the hardware store or at work.  Sometimes a smile can make someone’s day.  Especially a day that has been, up to that time, going poorly.  I have done what I consider such minor things lately that have seemed to make a big impression on others.  Let God lead you and always be in your mind and you will find your Mission.

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About lucygracesmom

I am a mom of one 10 year old and stepmother to three wonderful adults; ages 20, 23 and 25. The youngest child is just beginning Fifth grade at Ashland Elementary in the Gifted/Quest program. She enjoys playing violin, archery and everything scientific. Mary Stewart is beginning her last year of medical school at Case Western in Cleveland. She and her fiancé, Franklin, plan to marry next June! Charles Morgan just graduated from the College of Charleston and will be beginning Post-Baccalaureate work next month. Betsy is living the college dream at Ole Miss in Oxford studying Business and the most fun ways to party. She plans to take the LSAT next summer! We are very blessed in the family department. My husband is a lawyer specializing in Intellectual Property, computer and entertainment law. We are in the eighth year since starting our own business, Montague Law PLLC. I have the title Operational Manager which means the administrative end of the business (yuk) and now some new and fun work on the firm's website. We live in Lexington, KY or as many know it – horse country. Everything around here is horse-themed and it is a very beautiful area to live in and raise a family. I have many interests that span art, sciences, education, books, computer science and security and one of my greatest passions is design. One of my favorite blogs is Grace Bonney’s Design Sponge. I like living the simple life, spending time with my family and reading and writing about my interests in my blog. One of my hopes in developing this blog is to share with you the many things I enjoy so that you may enjoy them too. I love sharing cool information with people who appreciate it. I like pinning on Pinterest, keeping track of my high school friends, college friends and family on Facebook and don’t tell anyone, but I sometimes re-shelve books at the library because I enjoy it.

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