Be Faithful in the Little Things in Preparation for the Big Things

God's Way Actually Works

Continued from here.

I previously mentioned a statement from Tony Evans’ book, Detours: The Unpredictable Path to Your Destiny, which I’ll repeat again here. When people newly out of seminary ask Pastor Evans how to become a pastor of a megachurch, he advises them to go preach in a prison. His point is that God entrusts us with smaller tasks to prepare us for larger tasks, and we need to prove ourselves faithful in the small things before God will entrust us with bigger ones.

Jesus said the same thing with his parable of the shrewd manager (Luke 16:1-15). His point in the parable was this:

Whoever can be trusted with very little can also be trusted with much, and whoever is dishonest with very little will also be dishonest with much.” ~ Luke 15:10

God may have placed a big vision on your heart. I…

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