How many times have you been reading a book or watching a film about a great bank heist or some other elaborate theft and found yourself hoping that the lovable bad guys will manage to get away with it? What is it that is so appealing to us when the crew reassembles “six months later” on some Caribbean beach to divvy up the ill-gotten gains and to embark on their happy lives of leisure and indulgence?
Could it be the same thing that drives many people to buy lottery tickets - even though they know the terrible odds? “Everybody's got a dream” after all. - Right?
This Sunday morning in the Word we will face the reality that although WORK IS HARD, it is nonetheless a big part of God’s plan for us. I hope to see you all when the saints gather!