Never Give In Nor Give Up

Have you ever been in a situation, serving the Lord, and then wonder why you are there, what 

the reason is, because no results are seen? Probably most of us who have been involved in 

ministry of any kind, for a period of time, have experienced that feeling when we are honest with 


We totally believe the Lord has called us, and the Holy Spirit has directed us, yet we wonder 

what is really going on, if we actually heard right. Perhaps there have even been times when you 

felt like giving up, or maybe you did give up for a time. 

I believe these few words are for all of us. Wherever we are, as followers and disciples of Jesus 

Christ, we are ministering, planned by us or not. 

At all times we are to be prepared to share our faith and Who our hope is in. 


 Peter 3:15  The Message 

Through thick and thin, keep your hearts at attention, in adoration before Christ, your Master. Be 

ready to speak up and tell anyone who asks why you’re living the way you are, and always with 

the utmost courtesy. 


Also, wherever we are, whatever we may be doing, we are Christ’s ambassadors. We are the 

representative of Jesus Christ to each person we meet. So, even when we think nothing is 

happening, we are still taking the Presence of Jesus to that location and letting people know that 

God has not forgotten about them. 


2 Corinthians 5:20 IV 

We are therefore Christ’s ambassadors, as though God were making his appeal through us. We 

implore you on Christ’s behalf: Be reconciled to God. 


Remember, ministry goes on where God s people are. We represent Jesus, and the Holy Spirit 

will continue to minister after we are gone, but we are able and blessed to be a small part of the 



Again, never give up, nor allow discouragement to take over. We represent the King of kings, 

and His Spirit is our Strength, whether ministering one to one, in a group, on the street, or open 

air preaching.  God’s Blessings.  

About gmgoetz

I am on the journey of life, attempting to follow the teachings of Jesus, live in His Love, and share His Love however He leads, and to whomever He leads.
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