Megan (jehoshabeath) wrote,

  • Mood:
  • Music:

Light at work

Today my co-worker and friend invited me to grab a coffee before getting started on the day's work. I happily agreed. As I hadn't reached my desk yet, I still had my big blue-leather Bible under one arm as I stood in the line for latte. I excitedly told me co-worker about my recent highlighting study and she was curious to see what words were highlighted orange. We took a quick look into it and she later said, "You should get a church job."

"I'm thinking about applying to become a missionary next year," I replied. She didn't seem extremely surprised - which kind of surprised me! Does the fact that I wall-paper my cube wall with Bible references and Tabernacle maps give my heart away?

Later, another co-worker and friend of mine let it slip that yesterday was her birthday. Since she refused to be embarrassed around the others, I took a tip from a lady that I knew in College Park and surprised her at lunchtime. I got a small round plate, put two strawberries on the top, a half ring of melon around the bottom, and a piece of pineapple for the nose to make a lovely fruit smiley face. Then, I snuck into her cube area while she was busy on the phone (and thus unable to protest) and delivered the happy dessert :) She was very amused! It's such a joy to see my co-workers in good humor. Sweeter than honey, really.

I've also begun to get more frequent requests to edit non-work documents outside of the office as well requests for prayer. What a blessing! I am so glad that I can serve in little ways like these :)

I'm hoping to meet up with a missionary this week and to hear back from the elder that I emailed late last week. Lord-willing, I may soon take the first step in submitting my request for an application for IT mission work. I'm absolutely thrilled!
Tags: food, holiday, path, work

  • Growing

    I'm seeking to follow my King, day by day. Learning how to sanctify everything I do to Him (1 Corinthians 10:31). Learning how to stand in the face…

  • Dreams and Attitude

    I've been having some vivid dreams the past two nights, even without cough medicine! The one last night brought to mind an attitude that I think I…

  • Sick

    We've been ill here :( But I think our family is recovering, praise the Lord. I've been fighting a lot of fatigue and sinus congestion the past…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.