Contributed by James Kirkland on Oct 26, 2010
To run a marathon of 26 miles, you must first be able to run a single mile. Being prepared is being ready for the task at hand.
Matt 24:36-44 (NIV) Opening scripture
36 "No one knows about that day or hour, not even the angels in heaven, nor the Son, but only the Father. 37 As it was in the days of Noah, so it will be at the coming of the Son of Man. 38 For in the days before the flood, people were eating and drinking,