What it Means to Work Behind the Scenes

Let’s see how many of the following questions you can answer or at least attempt to answer. Ready? Who found the Dead Sea Scrolls? Who refreshed the apostle Paul in that Roman dungeon as he wrote his last letter to Timothy? Who were the parents of the prophet Daniel? Surely parents who raised such an outstanding young man must have had names! How are you doing so far? OK let’s try a couple more… Who was the wife of Charles Haddon Spurgeon? Who was Martin Luther‘s teacher of theology and inspiration of his New Testament translation? Do you give?  All right I will tell you who they are. they were a bunch of nobodies. That’s right. They were nobodies who worked behind the scenes and ultimately contributed huge chunks of church history; thus the not so noticed not being mistaken for the unnecessary. Although you and I may not know … Read more