Sermon Illustrations

ILLUSTRATION: According to ABC News, “Stressful is perhaps the best way to sum up the last year of Ken Lay’s life. In May the former CEO of the Enron Corp. was convicted of defrauding investors and employees by repeatedly lying about Enron’s finances. He was expected to receive a long jail sentence in October. So, it didn’t come as much of a surprise to learn that he died [early July 5th 2006] of an apparent heart attack. One, he was under a lot of strain. And, two, he had been treated for heart disease for at least the last decade.”