God Won’t Ask

Great #poem God Will Not Ask

God won’t ask what kind of car you drove, but will ask how many people you drove who didn’t have transportation.

God won’t ask the square footage of your house, but will ask how many people you welcomed into your home.

God won’t ask about the fancy clothes you had in your closet, but will ask how many of those clothes helped the needy.

God won’t ask about your social status, but will ask what kind of class you displayed.

God won’t ask how many material possessions you had, but will ask if they dictated your life.

God won’t ask what your highest salary was, but will ask if you compromised your character to obtain that salary.

God won’t ask how much overtime you worked, but will ask if you worked overtime for your family and loved ones.

God won’t ask how many promotions you received, but will ask how you promoted others.

God won’t ask what your job title was, but will ask if you reformed your job to the best of your ability.

God won’t ask what you did to help yourself, but will ask what you did to help others.

God won’t ask how many friends you had, but will ask how many people to whom you were a true friend.

God won’t ask what you did to protect your rights, but will ask what you did to protect the rights of others.

God won’t ask in what neighborhood you lived, but will ask how you treated your neighbors.

God won’t ask about the color of your skin, but will ask about the content of your character.

God won’t ask how many times your deeds matched your words, but will ask how many times they didn’t.

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7 thoughts on “God Won’t Ask

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  2. Denise March 12, 2009 at 7:46 PM

    Very beautiful.

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  3. Lynn Mosher March 12, 2009 at 5:03 PM

    Sandra, This is excellent! I loved it. Thanks for using your talent to guide us all. Bless you!

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  4. susan993 March 12, 2009 at 4:54 PM

    What a great posting and wonderful reminders.

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  5. Tabitha in Bliss March 12, 2009 at 4:51 PM

    I ALWAYS love reading this one.
    It is filled with such truth.

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  6. Jennifer Valerie March 12, 2009 at 12:18 PM

    This post got me thinking. A few of the areas I am confident I’m okay, a few of them there is definitely room for improvement. Thanks for being used by God to take me to another level of spiritual growth.

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