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Being recognized

Maybe your Heavenly Father designed you to play a role that doesn’t get much applause. Author and pastor John Ortberg once asked — facetiously, we suspect — “I know I’m supposed to be humble, but what if no one notices?” If you have a behind–the–scenes assignment where you’re assisting others and not getting much glory, can you still be content? The question is, who are we doing these good deeds for: for ourselves, for others or for God?

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