|The Fruit of Her Hands
by Nancy Wilson
Your trust, your faith, your hope, your confidence must be in the Lord. You must trust God. Women who follow the biblical pattern of submission and respect without trusting God are simply baptizing manipulation.
Many years ago I was the busy mother of three children, ages four, two, and under one. Life was full, with hardly time to sit down…
One night as I was washing the dishes…, my mind wandered off…Shouldn’t I be leading Bible studies? Shouldn’t I be involved in more active evangelism? Couldn’t I “disciple” someone? Didn’t God want me to do something for Him?
Immediately I realized what He wanted me to do. He wanted me to do the dishes. But I still wondered if there was something else He wanted me to do. And I realized that, yes, there was something else. He wanted me to do them cheerfully.
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