A Word To The Wise

**Meanwhile the Child grew to maturity, and He was filled with wisdom** (Luke 2:40).

Luke 2:40
Malachi 3:1-4; Psalms 24:7-10; Hebrews 2:14-18; Luke 2:22-40

Sermon Week/Year

The Holy Family,

Sermon Topic


Most of us consider an ordinary flea nothing more than a nuisance to ourselves and to our pets. But few of us are knowledgeable about the awesome feats these tiny creatures can perform . For example …

A flea can jump a distance one hundred fifty times its own length (that is equivalent to a human person jumping one thousand feet). Entomologists have clocked “rat fleas” jumping thirty thousand times without stopping. Other flea species can accelerate fifty times faster than the space shuttle. Fleas even have been known to go months without a meal and to survive after being frozen for a year. And consider the grim side: as carriers of plague, fleas have caused more deaths than all the wars ever fought.1

The Apostle paul has written of the time when we come to our ultimate fulfillment as human persons: “Now,” he says “we are seeing a dim reflection in a mirror”; but “we shall be seeing face-to-face. The knowledge that I have…

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)