A Matter Of Trust

Lord, how often shall my brother sin against me, and I forgive him?

Matthew 18:21
Matthew 18:21-35

Sermon Topic


The scene is an ice cream parlor. The characters are two large turtles and a small one. Each of the turtles orders an ice cream sundae. As they wait for their orders to be filled, they notice that it has begun to rain. Whereupon, one of the big turtles says, “We’re going to need an umbrella.” Then the two big turtles decide that the small turtle should run home and get an umbrella. The little turtle is reluctant to leave because he is afraid that the two big turtles will eat his sundae. However, they solemnly promise not to, and the little turtle starts off. A week goes by, then another. At the end of the third week, one of the big turtles turns to the other and says, “Let’s do it. Let’s eat his sundae.” And immediately from under the counter at the other end of the parlor comes the voice of the small turtle: “If you do, I won’t go for the umbrella.”…

To view this resource, log in or sign up for a subscription plan

How useful was this resource?

Click on a star to rate it!

Average Rating 0

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

We are sorry that this resource was not useful for you!

Help us improve this resource!

Tell us how we can improve this content?

Scroll to Top
Sign up to get our Free
"Preachers Welcome Package" eBook
(Plus, a few more FREEBIES)