All for His Glory


Whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God.— 1 Corinthians 10:31
 One of my all-time favorite movies is Chariots of Fire, the story of Eric Liddell, a heroic, committed Christian from Scotland who competed in the 1924 Paris Olympiad, winning a gold and bronze medal in the 400-meter and 200-meter races, respectively.
During one scene in the movie, Eric’s sister Jenny, also a committed Christian, was upset that her brother was competing. She thought he was wasting his time and reminded Eric that God made him for Himself.Eric told her, “Jenny, you’ve got to understand. I believe that God made me for a purpose — for China. But He also made me fast. And when I run, I feel His pleasure.” As the story unfolds, he glorifies God because of the stand that he makes at the Olympics.

Whatever we do, we should seek to glorify God, whether it is academics, sports, business, or something else. We should do it in such a way as to bring glory to the God who made us. As 1 Corinthians 6:19-20 reminds us, “Or do you not know that your body is the temple of the Holy Spirit who is in you, whom you have from God, and you are not your own? For you were bought at a price; therefore glorify God in your body and in your spirit, which are God’s.”

You can serve God and glorify Him in whatever He has called you to do. Everyone has abilities that have been given to him or her by God. So you can glorify Him as a construction worker. You can glorify Him in the medical field. You can glorify Him in professional sports. You can glorify Him in graphic design. Whatever it is that you do, you can bring glory to Him.


We may feel like we don’t have much to offer God. But here’s what we can do.


Sign Up 

Radio Program: “Who is the Antichrist? — I”
TV Program: “Heart to Heart, Part 2”
Bible Reading: Isaiah 1-3, Titus 3

Used by permission from Harvest Ministries with Greg Laurie, PO Box 4000, Riverside, CA 92514.

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin

More Posts

Small Business

Move Your Small Business Forward with These Cashflow Basics

Image via Pexels Profit is crucial for any kind of business to maintain success. But it’s not everything. If your small business doesn’t maintain positive cashflow, it won’t be able to thrive — or even survive —  for the long-term. Put simply, cashflow is the money you have available for operating your company. It’s the

Paycheck Protection Program

The Paycheck Protection Program is back. Business can apply for loans to keep their workforce employed. Congress approved more than $280 billion in relief funds for this purpose. Remember that not all lenders will be able to process and issue funds. Smaller community based lenders who work with low income communities and minority owned businesses

Prayer for joy

A Prayer for Joy

Jesus, thank You for becoming Immanuel, “God with us.” It’s because of You that I can


Send Us A Message