The Glorious Table – Do You Have a Victim Mentality?

I’m writing over at The Glorious Table today! Here’s a preview…

As I continue my work to stay ready and available for God to move in and through me, he is working on both my head and my heart. Recently my responses have taken a front-row seat in this journey of refinement and alignment.

In the parable of the vineyard workers in Matthew 20, Jesus tells the story of a landowner who hired workers at various times throughout the day. He told the first workers he hired he’d pay them one denarius each. He told the workers he hired later that he’d pay them “whatever is right.” At the end of the day, the first workers thought their compensation would change when the landowner paid the later workers that same one denarius. They were wrong.