Summary: I use a candle, a flashlight, and a laser. We studer George A. Custer's mistakes that lead to 275 needless deaths. The lesson is priorities and focus.
LASER? CONSIDER STUPIDITY AS A LACK OF FOCUS?
By Wade Martin Hughes, Sr. Kyfingers@aol.com
I use 3 items at the close of this lesson...
1. A CANDLE
2. A FLASHLIGHT
3. A LASER
HAVE WE EVER CONSIDERED WHAT WE ARE BUILDING? AND HOW WE ARE
Use to lady's would sew dresses and clothes.
SPIEGLE PATTERNS were paper outlines. A sewer would cut the paper, pin it to the material
and cut and sew the dress together.
Titus 2:7 In all things shewing thyself a pattern of good works: in doctrine shewing uncorruptness,
ANY GOOD BUILDER WOULD NOT EVEN DIG A FOOTER FOR THE FOUNDATION WITHOUT
A DETAILED BLUE-PRINT.
1 Corinthians 3:10 According to the grace of God which is given unto me, as a wise
masterbuilder, I have laid the foundation, and another buildeth thereon. But let every man
take heed how he buildeth thereupon.
SPIRITUALLY WE BUILD QUE SERA, SERA --- WHAT WILL BE WILL BE... ???
What are you going to do this summer? What will you do this school year?
What will you do with this week? Today?
TAKE HEED HOW YOU BUILD...???
Luke 14:28 For which of you, intending to build a tower, sitteth not down first, and counteth the cost,
whether he have sufficient to finish it? 29 Lest haply, after he hath laid the foundation, and is not able
to finish it, all that behold it begin to mock him, 30 Saying, This man began to build, and was not
able to finish.
DO YOU KNOW WHAT YOU DON'T KNOW CAN KILL YOU?
This man was driving down the road at a high rate of speed.
His blinker was on and blinking.
So the driver of the big rig assumed since the blinker was on the man would be turning.
The trucker pulled out since he was turning.
The man in the car hit the TRUCK and was dead within minutes?
Apparently the man did not know his blinker was on... He was not turning?
A simple mistake became fatal?
ARE WE DOING THE THINGS WE DO WELL? YOU CAN NOT PLAN ANY CHANGE FROM A
GRAVE YARD? WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN WINNING AND LOSING?
Pastor Lorie Vannucci told me many time while we would be driving down the road:
IT DOES NOT MATTER IF YOU WIN OR LOSE, UNTIL YOU LOSE. I have pondered those words
Ecclesiastes 9:10 (KJV) Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy might; for there is no work,
nor device, nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in the grave, whither thou goest.
11 I returned, and saw under the sun, that the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither
yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favour to men of skill; but time and
chance happeneth to them all. 12 For man also knoweth not his time: as the fishes that are taken in an
evil net, and as the birds that are caught in the snare; so are the sons of men snared in an evil time, when
it falleth suddenly upon them.
Ecclesiastes 9:10 (NLT) Whatever you do, do well. For when you go to the grave, there will be no work
or planning or knowledge or wisdom. 11 I have observed something else under the sun. The fastest runner
doesn’t always win the race, and the strongest warrior doesn’t always win the battle. The wise sometimes