Roman law – about a decade before Jesus was born. -
In any Concord province and Solider can have any able bodied man to bare their burden 1 mile – It would be common to see a Roman have a Jewish man carry his load – 1 mile, But Jesus said... Go 2!
Forgiveness, Going The Extra Mile, Above And Beyond
Summary: This sermon supports the understanding of humility, which use properly is one of the best weapons in a Christian’s arsenal; by traveling a second mile on a difficult, lonely road; a road Jesus knew and traveled, a road he want us to travel also.
Humility, Faithfulness, Extra Mile, Second Mile, Sermon On The Mount, Going The Extra Mile
When people wrong us, insult us or take our property, we want to see them pay for what they did to us. The question we all need to ask ourselves today is, “Are we willing to go the extra mile for Jesus?”
Retaliation, Love And Forgiveness, Going The Extra Mile