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by Pastor Robert Griffith

Pastor's Blog

by Pastor Robert Griffith

The Pit

by | Aug 3, 2022

A man fell into a pit and couldn’t get himself out.

A subjective person came along and said, “I feel for you down there.”

An objective person walked by and said, “It’s logical that someone would fall down there.”

A Pharisee said, “Only bad people fall into pits.”

A mathematician calculated how he fell into the pit.

A news reporter wanted the exclusive story on the pit.

A tax office man asked if he was paying taxes on the pit.

A self-pitying person said, “You haven’t seen anything until you’ve seem my pit.”

A fire-and-brimstone preacher said, “You deserve your pit.”

A Christian Scientist observed, “The pit is just in your mind.”

A psychologist noted, “Your mother and father are to blame for your being in that pit.”

A self-esteem therapist said, “Believe in yourself and you can get out of that pit.”

An optimist said, “Things could be worse.”

A pessimist said, “Things will get worse.”

Jesus, seeing the man, took him by the hand and lifted him out of the pit.

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