Would you say you’re a Mary or a Martha? It would be difficult to find an American Christian woman who hasn’t struggled to be more like Mary, the Christ-follower who sat at Jesus’ feet while her overworked sister, Martha, labored in the kitchen.
So, what if you are a Martha? Is that okay?
This often quoted Bible story from Luke 10 seems to suggest that wanting to serve, achieve, and accomplish things as Martha did was wrong. But today’s podcast guest helps us understand that’s simply not the case.
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Has your desire to serve God ever overshadowed your delight in simply being with Him? Oh, friend, it’s something that can happen to all of us from time to time!
I bet you didn’t know that I lived as a thief for many years. But I did!
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When I was a kid, my grandparents—Mama and Papa, as we called them—took a complete day of Sabbath rest.
And, when our family was with them, we did too!
How many times a day do you check your phone? Oh, girl, I know I check mine far too many!
A few years ago, I ran away from home. My friends, Paula and Joan, ran away with me.