The Service Is What Matters

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As a fifteen year old grocery bagger at Jumbo Foods in Enid, Oklahoma, I had two mantras.

“Would you like paper or plastic?” and “Let me help you to your car with these bags.”

We were the store that served people well. Sometimes people gave me a tip, I think, but my memory is hazy on that point. You’d think I would remember that.

Read the rest of this essay at Red Letter Believers, the blog of David Rupert. David is a good friend and colleague who edits the Weekly Calling newsletter for us here at The High Calling.

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