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Gospel of Luke, chapter 10, verse 38 to 42

38 Now it came to pass, as they went, that he entered into a certain village: and a certain woman named Martha received him into her house.
39 And she had a sister called Mary, which also sat at Jesus' feet, and heard his word.
40 But Martha was cumbered about much serving, and came to him, and said, Lord, dost thou not care that my sister hath left me to serve alone? bid her therefore that she help me.
41 And Jesus answered and said unto her, Martha, Martha, thou art careful and troubled about many things:
But one thing is needful: and Mary hath chosen that good part, which shall not be taken away from her.

Holy Bible -- King James Version

Selah (Pause, and consider these things)
By Leonard L Hamilton Jr, Encouraging Words Ministries

v40- Is ever anyone assured of having a definite length of time on earth? We must be ready all times to do whatever work must be done in the absence of help from others. We may ask God for others to assist us, and -His Will be done- he may or may not provide what we think we need. But he always cares and guides our way; we need only be ready.
v41 & 42- God recognises our work and knows our estate; he always cares for his followers. But the "one thing" needful for mankind is God's saving grace- Jesus the Lord. Those who choose that "good part" will not have it taken away from them, for they are His forever in the Kingdom of Glory to come.

Your Invitation

Has God called to you through someone or something lately? Be watchful and stay ready for that "good thing" sure to be sent your way. He is nearby; today is the acceptable hour of your salvation in Jesus!

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