“Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart,
as working for the Lord, not for men,
since you know that you will receive an inheritance from the Lord as a reward.
It is the Lord Christ you are serving.”
“Whatever you do, work at it with ALL YOUR HEART”
There are no excuses for giving less than your best to anything you do in life. The Lord has commissioned us to do everything with all our heart, never lacking in zeal. I have seen some examples of this in the last few days (in 2009).
1. An Ice Cream shop called Lappert’s. A man came to Kaua’i and had one taste of an ice cream cone and decided it was terrible. He threw it in the garbage. Then he told his wife, he was going to make the best ice cream because people deserve that. So they packed up there stuff in California and headed back to Hawaii, where they made their home. He made a flourishing business with his homemade ice cream through his hard work. I’ve tasted it and can atest to the fact that it is truly one of the best I’ve ever tasted. But the fact of the matter is, he saw something was missing and decided to do something about it.
2. There is a coffee plantation here in Kaua’i. Rows and rows of coffee beans. It’s amazing to look at it, but even more amazing to look how it goes through the process of becoming the coffee we get in a nice little package or the cup at a local store. Again, someone had a dream of making great coffee, so they took that dream and planted it into the ground. They developed it and now the coffee is served everywhere. Read more