The Pig and the Cat.

When do you think they are their happiest?

Do not be deceived: God cannot be mocked. A man reaps what he sows. Whoever sows to please their flesh, from the flesh will reap destruction; whoever sows to please the Spirit, from the Spirit will reap eternal life. Galatians 6:7-8 New International Version

The pig of course is its happiest when it is wallowing in the mud.

When do you think the cat is the happiest?

When it is laying contentedly in the warm sunlight of course.

So too it is with people. There are those who are quite content to wallow in sin. When they see a Christian living a godly life they snort and laugh at us. If you try to coax a pig into the sunlight it will viciously fight you. . There are some that after you share Jesus with them and they refuse you have to walk away. No matter what you do they refuse to come into the light.

Christians are the most contented when they are basking in the warmth of Christ’s love.

Just as mud is disgusting to a cat, so too is a sinful life to a Christian A Christian must avoid fellowship with those in the filth of sin less they be drawn into it. That does not mean we are to refuse to talk with them. It does mean when they want to live the sinful lifestyle like using drugs we are to run away.

Poor people are those who only work to try to keep an expensive lifestyle, and always want more and more.’ José Mujica Uruguayan president gives his wages to the poor.

Prayer: Please Jehovah Rohi (God our Sheppard) please guide me to those living in the filth of sin and provide the opportunity to guide them into Your beautiful sunlight of love. If they enjoy the filth, give me the strength and wisdom to walk away knowing there is nothing I can say or do to change their ways. Thank you my beloved for Your wonderful warm sunshine of love that has blessed me so much. I ask this in the name of He who is the light of the world Jesus Christ. Amen.

May the sunshine of Jesus’ sweet love bless you today and every day.

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shofarcall 3 years ago

Morning dear brother.

Well said and great analogies that fit around being in sin or in the warmth of Jesus' love, perfectly.

God Bless.


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teaches12345 3 years ago

I love your analogy on the pig and cat. I prefer to bask in the Lord's sunshine as well. Always come away inspired after reading your hubs. Thank you!


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MsDora 3 years ago from The Caribbean

Interesting analogy! You made the point, and Amen to the prayer.


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teacherjoe52 3 years ago Author

Good morning precious little sisters.

Yes shofarcall, they do fit in so well with life.

Good morning teaches. The seunshine of Jesus' sweet love it truly a precious treasure. How is your hubby fitting into retirement?

Good morning Ms Dora. Glad you enjoyed the prayer. How are things going with you and your mother?

May my treasured little sisters be blessed with the sweet sunshine of Jesus' wonderful love.

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