Here we are again- the holiday season! I think I actually saw Thanksgiving decorations in stores starting in August, no joke. I love this part of the year because as families come together to share memories and stuff ourselves with the best food on the planet- they also have this sense of giving take over. During the holidays, our eyes are opened a little to hurting families, lonely people, and struggling hopes. We go out of our way to include people and show love, I just wish we could have “Holiday Eyes” year-round.
It’s interesting to see how people respond to servant-hood in our churches during the course of the year. For the most part, most churches around the country do a good job of helping people through the year, but I think we could do better. What if we could keep our “Holiday Eyes” even in April. What if we could see hurting people and go out of our way to include people on a weekly basis?
I would like to submit three easy ways you can see people who need love on a daily basis. (more…)