Message 10: Taste of Heaven

Sept. 30, 2017 Betsy Gómez

Do you prioritize and value your work at home? “I was fit for work in the church and at the office,” this mom shares, “but I was unfit for God's work for me in my home.” In this video you’ll be reminded that your desire to contribute to something bigger than yourself isn’t wrong; we just need to fix our desires in the right place.

Running Time: 20 minutes


Betsy Gomez: A working woman . . . that’s what I always wanted to be. I wanted to be productive, to feel that I contributed to something bigger than myself. I always wanted to play an important part.

I had a deep desire for significance. That’s what I saw in the women around me. I saw a single mom, a lawyer, with multiple jobs. On the other hand, I saw women in church. They were empowered with strong leadership, and they were mostly in charge of everything.

That’s how I took my idea of productivity; that’s what I hoped to be someday. I wanted to finish my professional career, and I also wanted to be fruitful for the kingdom of God. Being a teenager, I taught in Sunday school, and I got my first job when I was still in school.

I even went to work in my school uniform. …


Scripture References

  • Titus 2:3-5

About the Speaker

Betsy Gómez

Betsy Gómez

Betsy Gómez has a great passion for inspiring women to treasure Christ in the ordinary of life. She is the Marketing and Media Manager for Aviva Nuestros Corazones (Revive Our Hearts' Hispanic outreach) where she also leads the innitiatives for young women and hosts a weekly podcast. Originally from the Dominican Republic, she now lives in the Dallas area with her husband, Moises, and their four children—learn more at her family web page