A friend of mine recently sent this excerpt from David Pawson’s commentary on revelation.
The church in Philadelphia was a busy little church. Jesus said, ‘I know your deeds’. They had this glorious opportunity and even though verse eight might suggest to us that they were small in number and had little influence, that does not matter. A little church with a big faith in God can do much more than a big church with a little faith in God. So their incapacity for witness was not a handicap. Jesus moves on to talk about their fidelity. This is the secret of successful service for the Lord. We are not called to be successful… Continue reading Small Church, Big Faith