The Bible says in Luke 14:4 “At the resurrection of the righteous, God will reward you for inviting those who could not repay you.”
One of the things that too me a while to get my head around when I came to recovery was the part of this scripture that says “you will not see the reward of some of the things you do till late. If ever.”
For anyone who hasn’t picked up on it yet. I enjoy social media. I think it a great medium for encouraging each other in recovery. A number of years ago, through social media I received a message that said “Thank you for that prayer all those years ago, it changed my life.” To be honest I don’t remember the prayer, nor the person. The great thing is God remembers both.
He brings people into our circle of influence regularly. People we may never know we have influenced or how we have influenced them. People who God may have used us to be the difference in their lives. Never underestimate the influence God has when you reach out to others in His name and help them because He calls you to.