FOR WRITERS

FOR READERS

FOR PUBLISHERS




FREE CHRISTIAN REPRINT ARTICLES

Christian Articles for All of your Publishing Needs!

LIKE US
Translate this Page Here

FOR WRITERS

FOR READERS

FOR PUBLISHERS




Word Count: 253

Send Article To Friend Print/Use Article

Contact Sim Lee


Find Your Own Calcutta

by Sim Lee  
12/29/2018 / Christian Living


"But as God hath distributed to every man, as the Lord hath called every one, so let him walk." 1 Corinthians 7:17a KJV

While seeking to leave her earlier life behind and enter demanding service in India, a young woman tried to secure an appointment to meet and speak with the famed Mother Teresa of Calcutta. The answer she received was that she "would have to find her own Calcutta" to find her true place in service to others.*

Isn't that so true? Sometimes when we subordinate ourselves to others in authority who direct our volunteer efforts we end up performing tasks that leaves us questioning what had been truly accomplished. If you have had such experiences, why not give finding your own "Calcutta" a chance?

You could start by coming up with your own worthy endeavor and then commit yourself to the work to put everything in place to see it happen. Good people will follow a good leader, and if you are one, then gather the right people to your cause and then let them do what they do best within the perimeters of your effort.

You and all your volunteers will be gratified and honestly satisfied, each through their own efforts toward a project that produced a clear accomplishment. Further, you will have brought new ideas and thinking to the greater table of volunteer service.

A "Calcutta" awaits every believer, not very far from their own front door. Have you found yours?

*Our Daily Bread, "Find Your Own Calcutta", 3-10-1999

Sim Lee is a retired NE Iowan who loves all of God's creatures.

Article Source: http://www.faithwriters.com-CHRISTIAN WRITERS

If you died today, are you absolutely certain that you would go to heaven? You can be! Click here and TRUST JESUS NOW

Read more articles by Sim Lee

Like reading Christian Articles? Check out some more options. Read articles in Main Site Articles, Most Read Articles or our highly acclaimed Challenge Articles. Read Great New Release Christian Books for FREE in our Free Reads for Reviews Program. Or enter a keyword for a topic in the search box to search our articles.

User Comments

Enter comments below. Due to spam, all hyperlinks posted in the comments are now immediately disabled by our system.

Please type the following word below:


Not readable? Change text.



The opinions expressed by authors do not necessarily reflect the opinion of FaithWriters.com.

Hire a Christian Writer, Christian Writer Wanted, Christian Writer Needed, Christian Content Needed, Find a Christian Editor, Hire a Christian Editor, Christian Editor, Find a Christian Writer


Main FaithWriters Site | Acceptable Use Policy

By using this site you agree to our Acceptable Use Policy .

© FaithWriters.com. All rights reserved.


FaithWriters.com Free Reprint Articles - Your place for Christian articles, Christian poems, Christian stories and much more.