Take some of the most common excuses for not going to church and use them to stop attending sporting events, and here’s what you get-
* Every time I went, they asked me for money.
* The people I had to sit by didn’t seem very friendly. Continue reading
A young man and an old man talked one day.
Said the boy, “I think I’ll go away
From Dad’s old house . . . don’t know just
The old man listened and asked, “What then?”
“I guess I’ll have some fun in town
The first few years . . . then settle down
And get a job and earn a lot.” Continue reading
*As members of the body one carries out the will of Christ the HEAD (Col. 1: 18).
*As lights in the world one shines forth for Christ the LIGHT of the world (John 8:12).
*As a good soldier one endures hardness for Christ the CAPTAIN of our Salvation (Heb. 2: 10; 2 Tim. 2:3).
*As sheep one follows Christ the SHEPHERD (John 10).
*As a citizen one obeys Christ the KING (Col. 1: 13).
*As a branch one bears fruit for Christ the VINE (John 15:1-6).