I am working hard to be in
the 7% A MEMBER OF THE LONG SPOON CLUB.
An angel was having a conversation with God one day and said, ‘Jehovah, I
Would like to know what the difference is between The Light of your
And The Darkness of Satan? ‘
Jehovah led the angel to two doors. He opened one of the doors and the
angel looked in. In the middle of the room was a large round table. In
Middle of the table was a large pot of stew, which smelled delicious
Made the angel’s mouth water.
The people sitting around the table were thin and sickly. They appeared
Be famished. They were holding spoons with very long handles that were
Strapped to their arms and each found it possible to reach into the pot
Stew and take a spoonful.
But because the handle was longer than their arms, they could not get
Spoons back into their mouths. The angel shuddered at the sight of
Misery and suffering.
Jehovah God said, ‘You have seen The Darkness.’
They went to the next room and opened the door. It was exactly the same
The first one.
There was the large round table with the large pot of stew which made
Angel’s’ mouth water. The people were equipped with the same
Spoons, but here the people were well nourished and plump, laughing and
The angel said, ‘I don’t understand.’
It is simple,’ said God. ‘It requires but one skill. You see they have
Learned to feed each other, while the greedy think only of themselves.’
We need our brothers and sisters in these last days to help build each
Up and stay spiritually strong. We may have our differences, but in
Remain in God’s love and continue the flow of spiritual food to
We have to put aside those differences, resisting our tendency to
Resentment, and search out ways to help each other. Otherwise, we will
Become so consumed with only helping ourselves, that we may be
Inadvertently cutting off the only food that can keep us alive in this
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Forward this with the title ‘7%’.
I am working hard to be in the 7%. Remember that I will always share my
Spoon with you.