Did you get to read the comments on Lisa Leonard’s blog on Friday? Read here, and be blessed. I could write another chapter or book on those tributes to true and lovely hospitality for Jesus’ sake.
I just sent Lisa the names of winners for the giveaway book and necklace. All the comments were great! Read them and you will taste a bit of God’s inviting heart.
Maybe you’re one of the hesitant hostesses (they were there, too!) I get that. But, I won’t give you a pass. I’m hesitant at other things, and God (and, my good friends) won’t give me one, either.
He expects our weakness. It’s no big deal to Him. All He wants is our hearts–fully surrendered. Will that mean you’ll pick up the phone this week (today?) and invite. “Invite,” Jesus says, “because I invited you.” (I’m not sure that’s a verse, but I do hear His heart, don’t you?)
O, taste and see that the Lord is good; blessed is the hesitant hostess who depends on Him to help others taste goodness at her table. Psalm 34:8, sort of