“He who works with his hands is a laborer.
He who works with his hands and his head is a craftsman.
He who works with his hands and his head and his heart is an artist.”
Paul said in Colossians 3:23-24 “Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters, since you know that you will receive an inheritance from the Lord as a reward. It is the Lord Christ you are serving.”
We are each made in His image and created to do good works. The question is whether we are going to put in a half hearted effort or give the task at hand our very best. Those who put our hands, head and heart into our work are like the artist who wants others to be captivated by the beauty of the art. But unlike an artist who only wants the public to admire his work, we are called to seek to please the Lord Christ. His approval is the only one that truly matters. So here are a few tips to help us become our best: