Friday, June 26, 2009
Ecclesiastes 3:19 For that which befalleth the sons of men befalleth beasts; even one thing befalleth them: as the one dieth, so dieth the other; yea, they have all one breath; so that a man hath no preeminence above a beast: for all [is] vanity.
You can be sure that Michael, Farah, and Ed McMahon have faced the judge. They have all lost their "star status". From what I understand , you die how you lived. Now, these great icons may have been followers of the Lord Jesus, but if so I sure never knew it. I've always said that "if there is life there will be signs of life".
We definatly need to be in prayer for the families. Even tho these 3 were celebrities, they were someones son, daughter, brother, sister, mother, father, it hurts so much to loose a loved one. Michael was a few months older than me, I grew up with him and I loved his music (at one time). He was very young (to die) Let this be a wake up call!
We are all one breath away from death ourselves.
How are you living?
Do you belong to God?
Are you certain of where you are going when you die?
We are told not to love the world or the things in it. (1John 2:15)
We are told not to store up treasures here. (Matt. 6:9)
2 Titus 2:22 Flee also youthful lusts: but follow righteousness, faith, charity, peace, with them that call on the Lord out of a pure heart.
2 Peter 1:10 Wherefore the rather, brethren, give diligence to make your calling and election sure: for if ye do these things, ye shall never fall:
UPDATE: I tried to find a song by Michael that might make some mention of our Lord and Saviour. The only thing I came up with that mentioned something resembling worship was "GIVE THANKS TO ALLAH".
I Timothy 2:5 For [there is] one God, and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus;