Thought of the Morning: Sept 5th, 2013

“We put on shows and sing songs proclaiming Christ as King, but the ones that need to hear these words are far away and dying. We say He heals hearts and hears the cries of the broken, yet his hands and feet sit idle not one word of the worlds tears spoken.”

I am guilty. I am one of the many that turn my ears to the radio and listen to the suffering in the world, but will not fly into the midst of the conflict. That think its crazy to go and help those broken, lost and dying, because my life might be in jeopardy. My life might be at risk.

Should I care? I have a laptop, a cell phone, and a college education. I can succeed and achieve my dreams. Should I care about those who will never have their dreams fulfilled? Those who are just thankful to wake up in the morning and take a breathe?

What if my dream was to help those who believe that dreams are for everyone else? What if what I do, in some small way, will inspire those in turmoil to a new life, a new mind? Isnt this the way of Jesus? If it is, then what am I doing here?

Praying for those caught in Syria. For those 5,000 every day that are displaced. For those whose blood is on those streets. For those responsible for this broken situation.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this:
search previous next tag category expand menu location phone mail time cart zoom edit close