would be in this sorry state. You concluded that she has been wayward and disrespectful and this is his way of punishing her for some time. Without asking her any questions, you managed to give her a rumpled ₦100 note, sent her away and told her not to come back. She leaves, fighting tears, wondering how she would go back
to her uncle who had sworn not to take care of
her except she warms his bed!
rained insults on him. You saw the tears well up in his eyes but you did not bother to show any empathy. To you, he is just a depressed fellow who should not bother others with his woes.
You saw her in a bar, wreaking of alcohol. She
kept laughing and muttering to herself, “Why? Why?” You walked past her, even though a voice inside of you kept telling you to find out her problem. You shut the voice down and tagged her “A cheap drunk. A woman for that matter”! But that cheap drunk is a widow who had just been diagnosed with breast cancer, moreover, she just lost her job a month ago. Now, she thinks those bottles of alcohol could wash away her sorrow.***
And you claim to have the light, you boast in the
scriptures because you know only the letters (but
you are devoid of revelation)!
Also, your ₦100 could not help that young girl for she finally yielded to the advances of her “rich and religious” uncle. Now, she has been deflowered, all hormones have been let loose. She have been selling her wares to all and sundry and she got pregnant. At present, her cold body is lying in a mortuary because of a failed D&C just because you refused to bring her close and show her the ideals of life. And you claim you have the light;
The depressed man you insulted was seen hanging from a mango tree recently.
That “cheap drunk” is now on the hospital bed staring into the space in despair, waiting for
death to rap on the door. All she needs is a message of hope, a message that would give her life – the God kind of life.
# Kingdom Service, Our mandate. Show love and share Christ.
Rescue somebody from destruction……. *LET US GO TO THE HIGHWAYS & HEDGES* #EVANGELISMCAMPAIGN