Live Worthy

21 Oct

“Don’t worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition.”  ~ Abraham Lincoln

Worthy living.  Do we really know what that is like or have an appreciate for what it means?

Worthy living:  It means rejecting sin and embracing the Lord.

Worthy living:  It means denying ourselves and taking up our cross.

Worthy living:  It means being a witness to the this world of our rather than an example of selfishness.

Worthy living:  It means forgiving another when we would rather hold a grudge.

Worthy living:  It means sacrificing our needs for the needs of others.

Worthy living:  It is the key to eternal life.

FAITH ACTION:  As St. Paul reminds the Ephesians in today’s Mass reading:  “Live in a manner worthy of the call you have received this very day.”