Significant vs. Prominent
We may not live prominent lives, excelling in our field and winning the respect of others by our accomplishments. But never underestimate the value of significance. For me, success is best measured by significance, how we use our time and talents to help those who need it.
My stepmother tries to live by how she wants to be remembered at her funeral – helpful and loving to her family and friends.
Like James 1:27 says, “Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress and to keep oneself from being polluted by the world.”