Robin, say you want to live! – Luke 15:3-7

Luke 15:3-7 – Then Jesus told them this parable: “Suppose one of you has a hundred sheep and loses one of them. Doesn’t he leave the ninety-nine in the open country and go after the lost sheep until he finds it? And when he finds it, he joyfully puts it on his shoulders and goes home. Then he calls his friends and neighbors together and says, ‘Rejoice with me; I have found my lost sheep.’ I tell you that in the same way there will be more rejoicing in heaven over one sinner who repents than over ninety-nine righteous persons who do not need to repent. (NIV)

"Say you wanna live!!!" The title comes from my favorite story arc from the anime One Piece by Eiichiro Oda. Luffy, head of the straw hat pirates, went through constant battles with friends and foes and the sea to reach the world government building, Enies Lobby, to rescue his crewmate Robin. She left his crew thinking she was doing great sacrifice to protect her friends but Luffy rather make war with the World Government than lose her. He just need to hear that she wanted to be rescued. It made me think of the Parable of the Lost Sheep that Jesus taught us. Continue reading “Robin, say you want to live! – Luke 15:3-7”

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Robin, say you want to live! – Luke 15:3-7