While extreme pain could slow a person down, it can also cause him to fall upon his knees in order to seek help from the Lord...
For me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.
I never thought Benny was going to die so young...
For the Son of man is come to seek
and to save that which was lost.
During this morning's chapel service, one of the men stood up to share his story of how he came to be where he's at today...
The word "prodigal" means reckless and wasteful. And if we're honest with ourselves, I told the congregation during this morning's chapel service, we've all been guilty, perhaps some of us more than others, of carelessly wasting our time, talents and lives on useless things...
And He was withdrawn from them about a stone's cast,
and kneeled down, and prayed.
This morning I had my usual time of Scripture reading and prayer. I had been pondering Jesus' "Garden of Gethsemane" experience which could be found in the twenty-second chapter of Luke's gospel account...