About Max Lucado

Max Lucado is a preacher with a storyteller's gift — a pastor's heart and a poet's pen. Max's message is simple: God loves you; let him. Max serves the people of Oak Hills Church in San Antonio, Texas. He preaches and writes to the hurting, the guilty, the lonely, the discouraged.
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Ministry Vs. Vain Ambition

Max Lucado

Published on 09/23/2019

“Lord, doesn’t it seem unfair to you that my sister just sits here while I do all the work? Tell her to come and help me!” (Luke 10:40). Of all the ironies. Martha was in the presence of the Prince of Peace, yet she was the picture of stress. Martha’s downfall was not her work or request; it was her motivation. Rather than making a meal for Jesus, it seems she was trying to make a big deal about her service. Might there be a bit of Martha within us? What begins as a desire to serve Christ metastasizes into an … Listen Now

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