Making Good Choices For The New Year [Luke 10:38-42]

Gospel Light Christian Church by Gospel Light

Episode notes

By Pastor Jason Lim

Charles Wesley wrote

“Faithful to my Lord’s commands,

I still would choose the better part;

Serve with careful Martha’s hands

& loving Mary’s heart.”

The story of Mary and Martha reminds us that serving hands alone is not good enough. We need to have a loving heart.

Watch out for diligence without devotion, work without worship, or labour without love.

Let us learn to make good choices in the new year:

1. Martha's Distraction

She was pulled away by much serving in many things, from the one that that is necessary, which is to learn from Jesus.

In the new year, we need to watch out for distractions that pull us away from Christ, lest we become self-centered and sour!

2. Mary's Devotion

Mary was not lazy, nor blur. Jesus said she made a deliberate c ... 

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