Contributed by Charles Scott on Nov 20, 2006
Christians sometimes fail to realize the great eternal value of the gifts God has given them if used in his service; the widow’s mite and the poor widow in Elijah’s day are examples of how God values our gifts.
Proper 27 B BE THOU A BLESSING MOTIVE FOR MINISTRY
I Kings 17:8-16
The word of the Lord came to Elijah the prophet, saying, “Arise, go to Zarephath, which belongs to Sidon, and dwell there. Behold, I have commanded a widow there to feed you.” So he arose and went to Zarephath. And when he came