Take what belongs to you and go. I choose to give to this last worker as I give to you. Am I not allowed to do what I choose with what belongs to me? Or do you begrudge my generosity?’ So the last will be first, and the first last.”
In Matthew, Chapter 20, Jesus tells his followers the parable, “Laborers in the Vineyards”. If you haven’t read it or are not familiar with it go and read it now. I’ll wait.
Ok, here’s a recap if you decided not to read it. Continue reading
Easy come, easy go. You heard that saying a thousand times.
You lose something or an unexpected expense pops up and you say to yourself or someone else says to you, “Oh well easy come, easy go.”
One day I really thought about that saying. I think it was right after a large unexpected auto repair bill.
What I thought about was how the repair bill was more than two weeks of my take home pay.
That money sure didn’t come too easily. I put up with a lot of bullshit in those two weeks. I came home mentally and physically exhausted almost every day.
But with one phone call from the dealer’s service shop two week worth of pay was gone. Continue reading