BIBLE VERSE FOR TUESDAY
Tuesday, August 27, 2019
ONE MAN'S INFLUENCE
So shall I have an answer for him who reproaches me, for I trust in Your word.
If you own a Bible in your native language, you can thank William Tyndale, who yielded his life for the principle of translating Scripture. Tyndale was born near the end of the 1400s, attended both Oxford and Cambridge, and fell in love with the Scripture. He determined to make the Bible available in English, but such a project was illegal in England. Fleeing to Germany, Tyndale worked o58) went to work on the the Old Testament. He was betrayed, arrested, strangled, and burned at the stake. His Bible was banned, but its influence was irreversible. Ninety percent of his words and phrases were passed into the King James Version published in 1611.
One person's dedication to God's calling can make a difference for multitudes. We might not live to see our legacy, and only in heaven will we learn how greatly God used us on earth. The full calculations won't be tabulated until the Lord returns. "Therefore...be steadfast, immovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, knowing that your labor is not in vain in the Lord." Corinthians 15:58):
Thank you Spark Friends for coming to my blog and posting your comments. Sending God's richest blessings to you and your families so He will show out His Majestic Love, Compassion and Comfort in your Good times and in times of trouble. God will never leave you nor forsake you and will continue to walk with you leading you down paths of righteousness until you come to be with Him in heaven. God bless you. I am praying for you and your families in Jesus's Most Precious Name. Amen.