running inside her doggy door and immediately shook off the cold weather that
had swaddled her body while she was out doing her business. Once inside, she
headed directly towards her warm cozy bed that is lodged in front of the
get there fast enough. Instantly, she laid her pudgy body down and sprawled out
so every inch of her physique could feel the warmth of the gas flamed fire.
Nothing or no one was going to get in her way.
do we place our sights on the comforts of this world and nothing or no one
better get in our way? I have to admit that I love having air conditioning in
the summer and heat in the winter. I also jump at the idea of planning a trip,
particularly if it involves having my meals prepared and my bed made each
moderation, there is nothing wrong with this lifestyle. But what if we decided
to get uncomfortable every once in a while? What if we do a couple of things a
week that we really don’t want to do but know that if we do, we could actually meet
the needs of someone else?
us something to think about when making these decisions.
states, “When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him,
he will sit on his glorious throne. All the nations will be gathered before
him, and he will separate the people one from another as a shepherd separates
the sheep from the goats. He will put the sheep on his right and the goats on
“Then the King will say to those on his right,
‘Come, you who are blessed by my Father; take your inheritance, the kingdom
prepared for you since the creation of the world. For I was hungry and you gave
me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a
stranger and you invited me in, I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick
and you looked after me, I was in prison and you came to visit me.’
righteous will answer him, ‘Lord, when did we see you hungry and feed you, or
thirsty and give you something to drink? 38 When did we see you a stranger and
invite you in, or needing clothes and clothe you? When did we see you sick or
in prison and go to visit you?’
will reply, ‘Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these
brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me.’
moved since finding her sweet spot in front of the fire. As for me, I am
considering my options and writing down my to do list.