Luke 19:11-27 As they heard these things, he proceeded to tell a parable, because he was near to Jerusalem, and because they supposed that the kingdom of God was to appear immediately...
There were two phrases from the parable of the ten minas in Luke 19:11-17 that got me thinking. The first is in verse 13. "Engage in business until I come." And the second is in verse 17. "Because you have been faithful in a very little, you shall have authority over ten cities."
These two statements prompted me to consider my attitude about serving, how I go about serving, what exactly my service has looked and does look like and how much effort I'm putting into it right now. (It was a good exercise, by the way.)
So what does this passage show you about what God expects from you in the here and now, and how what you do now will matter in a life to come? Which one of these 3 servants do you most closely align with? How can you improve? Tami W.
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