What God WILL and WON’T ask


What God will and won’t ask

  1. God won’t ask what kind of car you drove, but he will ask how many people you drove who didn’t have transportation.
  2. God won’t ask the square footage of your house, but he will ask how many people you welcomed into your home.
  3. God won’t ask about the fancy clothes you had in your closet, but he will ask how many of those clothes helped the needy.
  4. God won’t ask about your social status, but he will ask what kind of class you displayed.
  5. God won’t ask how many material possessions you had, but he will ask if they dictated your life.
  6. God won’t ask what your highest salary was, but he will ask if you compromised your character to obtain that salary.
  7. God won’t ask how much overtime you worked, but he will ask if you worked overtime for your family and loved ones.
  8. God won’t ask how many promotions you received, but he will ask how you promoted others.
  9. God won’t ask what your job title was, but he will ask if you performed your job to the best of your ability.
  10. God won’t ask what you did to help yourself, but he will ask what you did to help others.
  11. God won’t ask how many friends you had, but he will ask how many people to whom you were a true friend.
  12. God won’t ask what you did to protect your rights, but he will ask what you did to protect the rights of others.
  13. God won’t ask in what neighborhood you lived, but he will ask how you treated your neighbor.
  14. God won’t ask about the color of your skin, but he will ask about the content of your character.
  15. God won’t ask how many times your deeds matched your words, but he will ask how many times they didn’t.

by Anonymous (insert from the book What’s My Motivation by D. Alexander Griffin, Jr.)

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4 thoughts on “What God WILL and WON’T ask

    • I completely agree! We need to take the time to really evaluate our own lives and see if God shines through in everything we do, and when we find a place He doesn’t (because we all will) we need to focus on fixing it.

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