We are Stewards of Our Bodies
White Wing Messenger|October 2020
STEWARDSHIP MINISTRIES Paul Holt Director of Finance and Administration
JAN COUCH
I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service. And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect will of God. (Romans 12:1, 2)

Why do you suppose Paul said we should present our bodies? Why not our minds, our spirits, or our hearts? Many times, we think God is not really that interested in our bodies. However, when we become physically sick, we beg God to be very interested in our bodies and make us feel better quickly. The truth is, God cares about our bodies. They belong to Him. They are an amazing creation that no man, no matter how much advanced training he may have, can fully understand. Whatever the creator creates, he owns. If an artist paints a picture, he owns it, if a writer composes a song, he owns it.

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