But be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves. For if anyone is a hearer of the word and not a doer, he is like a man who looks intently at his natural face in a mirror. For he looks at himself and goes away and at once forgets what he was like.
That’s what MaryAnne Augustin—one of our global partners working with Wycliffe Bible Translators—called herself as one who is required to ask for funds to support her ministry. She was speaking to the church staff at a staff lunch, commenting upon her continual humble dependence upon the provision of God.
Pastor Sam Crabtree is Bethlehem's Pastor for Small Groups, North.