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Strange isn't it?

Strange isn’t it?

 

Strange how a $10.00 bill looks so big when you take it to church, but so small when you take it to the mall.

 

Strange how big an hour serving God looks and how small 60 minutes are when spent playing golf, fishing or shopping.

 

Strange how long a couple of hours spent at church, but how short they are when playing golf.

 

Strange how we get thrilled when a football game goes into overtime, but we complain when a sermon is longer than the regular time.

 

Strange how laborious it is to read a chapter in the Bible and how easy it is to read 200-300 pages of a best selling novel.

 

Strange how we believe what newspapers say, but question what the Bible says.

 

Strange how people scramble to get a front seat at any game, but scramble to get a back seat at a church service.

 

Strange how we cannot fit a gospel meeting into our schedule with yearly planner but we can schedule for other events at a moment’s notice.

 

Strange how we need 2 or 3 weeks to fit a church event into our schedule, but can adjust it for a social event at the last minute.

 

Strange how much difficulty some have learning a simple gospel well enough to tell others, but how simple it is for the same people to understand and explain gossip about someone else.

 

Strange how we can’t think of anything to say when we pray, and don’t have any difficulty thinking of things to talk about to a friend.

 

Strange how we are so quick to take direction from a total stranger when we are lost, but are hesitant to take God’s direction to be found.

 

Strange how people are so consumed with what others think about them rather than what God thinks about them.

 

Strange how so many churchgoers sing “Standing on the Promises” but all they do is sit on the premises.

 

Strange how people think that they can get more accomplished in a lifetime without God than in an hour with Him.

 

Strange how everyone wants to go to heaven provided they don’t have to believe, or to think, or to say, or to do anything.

 

Strange how we all need to read this and apply it to ourselves.


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