Panther Springs United
Text - Matthew
Title - "God's
Last Sunday, Karen and I
left right after the second service to go to Kingsport. She wanted to
attend a bridal shower that afternoon. While she was at the shower, I went
to Starbucks for a cup of coffee.
I got my coffee and sat
down in a comfortable chair to do some “people-watching.” There were
probably about ten people there. While I was there, other people came and
One of them was actually
someone I knew. He works for one of the funeral homes in Kingsport and I
have had some funerals with him as the funeral director. We chatted for a
few minutes. He had driven all night from Myrtle Beach and was on his way
to direct a funeral that afternoon. He needed some coffee.
What happened next
bothered me. Two young women came in together.
Here’s what bothered me –
I “sized them up.” By “sizing them up,” what I mean is that I judged
them. They had the “look” of being more than just friends.
I had decided what the
“look” was. I’m ashamed of myself. It was not, never has been, and never
will be my place to judge anyone!
That is God’s job. Not
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