I'd love to create winsome fictional characters and heartwarming story-lines like Jan Karon, or write with incredible logic, wisdom and clarity like C.S. Lewis, or mix hard truths with humor like G.K. Chesterton. But I can't.
My gift is pretty humble in comparison: condensing a spiritual truth into a 1-minute online read.
David's gift was humble too. He was a boy with a sling shot in the midst of experienced soldiers.
But David combined his humble skill with faith, picked up five smooth stones and slew Goliath.
Sometimes we envy those with more skills than we have. But we shouldn't!
Humble gifts, when combined with faith, are a powerful weapon.
Like David, we need to recognize that giants are slain not by "sword and spear and javelin" but by small things done in the Name of the Lord (1 Samuel 17:45-47).
----------------You might like this 1-minute devotion that talks about a man who did small things faithfully: Cleaning Bathrooms.
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