LUST: We, as a generation…. are just a LUSTFILLED people. I know that I am….and, I’m PROUD of it. I am also an Idol Worshiper. Does any of this surprise you? Does it make a bit of sense? Well here we go…I’ll splain’it… for you. I use the word LUST, in this sense: I crave, desire, and am passionate for and about…. (This or that).
I LUST after success in my efforts to bring PEACE and Happiness to all that I can influence to a closer relationship with Jesus Christ. I LUST after a new car, that will provide transportation to those in NEED; I LUST after a trip to Foreign countries to provide SERVICE to the POOR and Spiritual weak; and several closets of ‘new clothes’ … such that I might provide clothing to the unclothed.
And, as for the Idol worshiper …I WORSHIP all the aforementioned… especially… a good book… specifically… the Bible. I worship the SONGS and PSALMS…that bring me happiness and a closer relationship with God. I worship all the Children of broken homes and those affected with Spiritual decay. OK… I’m ‘playing with your brain’…just a little…by trying to bring attention to what’s going around us… as a society.
The FACT is… we don’t have to go very far to find ALL those people in need…. Only to look around the corner, up the street, even in our own Churches, and too often… in our own back-yard. People in need are all around us. It’s happening next door, across the street, and in our schools.
I believe that the most important thing we can provide is teaching our Children how to live by the Golden Rule; how to obey the ‘rules of society’… to provide a positive environment for ‘spiritual learning.’ I believ