My Time of Reflection

( [email protected] ) Jun 01, 2004 03:54 PM EDT

Peter asked, "Lord, are you telling this parable to us, or to everyone?" The Lord answered, "Who then is the faithful and wise manager, whom the master puts in charge of his servants to give them their food allowance at the proper time? It will be good for that servant whom the master finds doing so when he returns. I tell you the truth, he will put him in charge of all his possessions. But suppose the servant says to himself, 'My master is taking a long time in coming,' and he then begins to beat the menservants and maidservants and to eat and drink and get drunk. The master of that servant will come on a day when he does not expect him and at an hour he is not aware of. He will cut him to pieces and assign him a place with the unbelievers. "That servant who knows his master's will and does not get ready or does not do what his master wants will be beaten with many blows. But the one who does not know and does things deserving punishment will be beaten with few blows. From everyone who has been given much, much will be demanded; and from the one who has been entrusted with much, much more will be asked. (Luke 12:41-48)

I meditate on the time that I have wasted... Is my goal and my focus toward the will of my Father?

Thought of this day:

Is your focus set toward the Lord? Aren't you wasting the life that you were granted from the Lord? Let us repent and meditate upon how we can live our lives doing the work of our Father.

Omin (Cartoonist)