Football’s often been described as “22 men on the field who desperately need rest and 16,000 people in the stands who desperately need exercise!”
Contrary to popular opinion, Christianity it not a spectator sport!
And you may be saying, “I’m just a layperson.”
Well, every believer is a minister! Everyone is involved!
No matter how you react, that statement remains true!
You may be surprised, alarmed, pleased, antagonized, suspicious or enraged. Nevertheless, you are a minister of Christ.
Repeat after me: “I am a minister!”
Let’s make that our “tweet” of the day!
It may feel awkward at first, but you should refer to yourself as a minister.
Because that’s what you are, or at least should want to become.
Layperson and pastor—both are ministers. God has called you to serve him; to share his love with others!