Verse of the Week | Luke 12:38


​And if he shall come in the second watch, or come in the third watch, and find them so, blessed are those servants. – Luke 12:38, KJV

This was another verse that struck me during my parable study. Sometimes it feels like the third watch for this earth, doesn’t it? (The second and third watches in Jewish culture were from about 10 p.m. to sunrise.) Jesus could come any time now. He could come before this post is even published.

And just as I was saying last week, speaking to myself as much as anybody, we need to be watchful servants. We want the master to return and be pleased with our work here! I want to be counted among those faithful, blessed servants described in this week’s verse.

So live life to the fullest for Jesus! Be a person who just radiates Jesus without saying a word. Do well the task Jesus gives you now, and you will be rewarded when he returns.

Are you ready for Jesus’ return? If not, please learn how to be. ☺

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9 Comments Add yours

  1. Such a good reminder to live every moment in readiness for his return. I need that on those tired or stressful days!

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  2. Heaven says:

    What a great reminder, Shae! God could come back at any minute. We must continue life to fullest of Christ and glorify Him in all of our actions. He’s always near and watching. We must reflect Christ in our day-to-day life! 😊❤

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  3. Amen! Very convicting and great reminder. Daily I work out my salvation with fear & trembling. I always look forward to his return. But I want to be fully ready when hr comes. I want to do his will. Blessings & grace. 🙂

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    1. So do I, Tammy! Blessings to you too!

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  4. This was a great reminder! I love how you mentioned that we could radiate Jesus without saying a word. That is a beautiful way thing to think about.

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    1. It is, isn’t it? 😊

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