October 22, 2013 by bobet888
” Blessed are those servants
whom the master finds vigilant on his arrival. ”
– Luke 12 : 35 – 38
|October 22, 2013 Bible Reading and Gospel|
Being faithful isn’t a fling or a flash in the pan. We know that there will be ups and downs, moments of two steps forward and one back. Through it all we are called to persevere. Going the distance is not easy, but how beautiful it is!
When it comes to the questions about the afterlife, if we are blindsided we will have no one to blame but ourselves. Christ has given us more than adequate warning. Neither death nor his coming in glory to judge humanity should catch us off guard. The key to preparedness lies in his admonition to his disciples: Watch and pray (Matthew 26:41).