Have you ever found yourself thinking, I love you, Jesus, but don’t ask me to do that! Or perhaps you served Him, but your attitude was wrong: If no one else will do it, then I guess I will. What causes us to be reluctant servants?
Busyness: Sometimes our schedules are so full that we don’t allow space to follow the Lord. We need to make sure that we have margin in our life.
Sense of Inadequacy: Maybe you feel unqualified, and you’re thinking, Surely there’s someone more gifted. But rest assured that God promises to equip those He calls (2 Corinthians 3:4-6).
Selfishness: Sacrificial service is not convenient. It may require that we change plans, give up comforts, or make financial sacrifices.
Lack of love: This is the hardest for us to admit—that we just don’t care enough. A reluctance to serve others shows our lack…
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