3-Week Series: Double Blessing

Sermon Illustrations

The father of a small boy would occasionally sneak into a neighbor’s orchard and pluck some of the choicest fruit. He always made sure, however, that "the coast was clear." One day with his son tagging along, after carefully looking in every direction and seeing no one, he crept through the fence.

He was just about ready to help himself when the youngster startled him by crying out, "Dad! Dad! You didn’t look UP! You forgot to see if God is watching." When temptation besets you and you’re inclined to yield because no one else seems to be around, remember, if you’re a Christian, your "MASTER IS ALWAYS IN!"