ADVERTISING
 
Friday, February 28   Sign in or Register
 
Evangelical Focus
 

 
 
 
FOLLOW US ON
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • Google +
  • Instagram
  • Soundcloud
 

Newsletter
Newsletter, sign up to receive all our News by email.
 
 

POLL
Society
Should Christians join social protests?



SEE MORE POLLS
 

 
TOP 10 MOST VIEWED



Jaime Fernandez
 

Trophies

God asks us to be faithful... both to Him and to His word ... nothing more, and nothing less.

FINISH LINE AUTHOR Jaime Fernández 05 JANUARY 2020 17:00 h GMT+1
The coach who has won the most games in the NBA is Lenny Wilkens. / Lennywilkens.com, CC0.

The best-remembered moments of a sportsperson's career are the awarding of trophies.



The coach who has won the most games in the NBA is LENNY WILKENS. Lenny has had more than 1000 victories within the history of the NBA. The one who holds the record for 'second' in most victories is RED AUERBACH.



The day will come in our history when God himself will also award trophies. These trophies will be only and exclusively for his children, for those who have believed in him. (John 1:12).



None of God's children will undergo the judgment of those who have not believed, but their actions and their faithfulness to the Lord will be judged.



On that day, we will have to look back over our lives and ask, How has my game been? My behaviour? Has it been good? Pretty good? Or have I lived as though tomorrow didn't matter?



On that day we may rejoice or mourn, be happy or sad, give thanks to God or recognize that we have behaved like fools.



Everything depends on what we have done here on earth. Everything depends on how we have 'built' here.



It is true that we will all be in the same glory with God, but the way we enter in and enjoy this glory will be different. The more we have grown spiritually, the more joy we will experience.



The more we have done for the Lord, the happier we will be. And what can be said about the people we see therein Heaven who are the fruit (in part) of our labour? They will be the best trophies.



In reality, trophies will not be received for having done 'supernatural' things once or twice. In the same way,a goalie does not receive a trophy for having ONE good game. What is rewarded is consistency and faithfulness.



And that is something we have lost sight of on too many occasions. God asks us to be faithful... both to Him and to His word ... nothing more, and nothing less.



Faithfulness means to cling to someone in all circumstances, problems, and situations.



Faithfulness means that God is the most important thing we have,all of our lives.



Faithfulness means to come before the Lord and offer ourselves to Him, just as we are, without any conditions.



Faithfulness is to love God above all things and to obey Him, whatever the cost.



One day God himself will award us a trophy. What will it bel like? What will he say to us? What a glorious day it will be if he will be able to say, "Well done, good and FAITHFUL servant.”


 

 


0
COMMENTS

    If you want to comment, or

 



 
 
YOUR ARE AT: - - - Trophies
 
ADVERTISING
 
 
AUDIOS Audios
 
Jim Memory: Europe, looking back at the decade Jim Memory: Europe, looking back at the decade

Jim Memory analyses the main issues that have changed Europe in the 2010-2019 decade. How should Christians live in a continent that has lost its soul?

 
Julia Doxat-Purser: 25 years of EEA office in Brussels Julia Doxat-Purser: 25 years of EEA office in Brussels

An interview with the socio-political representative of the European Evangelical Alliance about how evangelical Christians work at the heart of the European Union.

 
Ruth Valerio: A lifestyle that cares about creation Ruth Valerio: A lifestyle that cares about creation

Are Christians called to make a difference in environmental care? What has creation care to do with "loving our neighbours"? An interview with the Global Advocacy and Influencing Director of Tearfund.

 
PICTURES Pictures
 
Photos: European Week of Prayer Photos: European Week of Prayer

Christians joined the Evangelical Alliance Week of Prayer in dozens of European cities as local churches came together to worship God. 

 
Photos: Students at ‘Revive Europe’ Photos: Students at ‘Revive Europe’

Photos of the student conference that brought together 3,000 European Christians in Germany. ‘Revive our hearts, revive our universities, revive Europe’.

 
Min19: Childhood, family and the church Min19: Childhood, family and the church

The first evangelical congress on childhood and family was held in Madrid. Pictures of the event, November 1-2.

 
VIDEO Video
 
What is a prayer meeting? What is a prayer meeting?

“Prayer is like a fire. One spark that someone prays should ignite a passion in someone else”. Mike Betts leads the network of churches Relational Mission.

 
What is Paul's main message in Galatians? What is Paul's main message in Galatians?

“God the Father, the Son and the Spirit are at work in our lives, through the gospel, to bring us into a relationship with theTrinity”, Peter Mead, Director of Cor Deo, says.

 
Christian candidacies in Taiwan increased by 40% in 2020 election Christian candidacies in Taiwan increased by 40% in 2020 election

Many hope their effort will inspire a new generation of political representatives with a strong Christian faith. “God has a long-term plan”.

 
Video: Highlights of ‘Revive Europe’ Video: Highlights of ‘Revive Europe’

A video summary of the student conference that gathered 3,000 in Karlsruhe, Germany. 6 days in 6 minutes.

 
 
Follow us on Soundcloud
Follow us on YouTube
 
 
WE RECOMMEND
 
PARTNERS
 

 
AEE
EVANGELICAL FOCUS belongs to Areópago Protestante, linked to the Spanish Evangelical Alliance (AEE). AEE is member of the European
Evangelical Alliance and World Evangelical Alliance.
 

Opinions expressed are those of their respective contributors and do not necessarily represent the views of Evangelical Focus.