In a brief conversation, a man asked a woman he was pursuing the question, "What kind of man are you looking for?" She sat quietly for a moment before looking him in the eye and asking. "Do you really want to know?" Reluctantly, he said, "Yes."
She began to expound... "As a woman in this day and age, I am in a position to ask a man what he can do for me that I can’t do for myself. I pay my own bills. I take care of my household without the help of any man. I am in the position to ask, ‘What can you bring to the table?’"
The man looked at her. Clearly he thought that she was referring to money. She quickly corrected his thought and stated, "I am not referring to money. I need something more." I need a man who is striving for perfection in every aspect of life." He sat back in his chair, folded his arms, and asked her to explain.
She said, "I am looking for someone who is striving for perfection mentally because I need conversation and mental stimulation. I don’t need a simple-minded man.
“I am looking for someone who is striving for perfection spiritually because I don’t need to be unequally yoked... believers mixed with unbelievers is a recipe for disaster.
“I need a man who is striving for perfection financially because I don’t need a financial burden.
“I am looking for someone who is sensitive enough to understand what I go through as a woman, but strong enough to keep me grounded....Continue reading this sermon illustration (Free with PRO)