Hey guys! Off house hunting today so dropping a short and sweet one on you this morning :)
Which one do you strive to be?
The Monk & The Minister Parable:
Two close boyhood friends grow up and go their separate ways. One becomes a humble monk, the other a rich and powerful minister to the king.
Years later they meet up again.
As they catch up, the minister (in his fine robes) takes pity on the thin, shabby monk. Seeking to help, he says: “You know, if you could learn to cater to the king you wouldn’t have to live on rice and beans.”
To which the monk replies: “If you could learn to live on rice and beans you wouldn’t have to cater to the king!”
Hat tip to JL Collins’ most excellent blog for this… Something to think about!