'Especially Chosen' Meets the Master
The ass and her colt lived with a local farmer at Bethany in the Mount of Olives…
She had been a hard worker and was greatly loved by God. She knew the Creator in a special way and every morning she would lift her head in worship. Her owner thought she was just sniffing the air, but no, Silly, for this is what she was called, was looking to Heaven in worship.
There were times when the Creator spoke to her heart, and she would stop to listen: that is how she got her name. The farmer thought her stubborn and silly, and that her stopping and starting was all for no reason. He deemed her lazy, one who found it hard to put one foot in front of another. True she had been tired lately, “but so would you,“ she thought, “after all it isn’t long since I gave birth to my beautiful son.” She had called him Especially Chosen, for the Creator had told her that he had been especially chosen for a very important job. What job would that be? Read on...
The Battles of Life
In a city called Despondency, which is never too far away from each one of us, lived the family of Appearance. Now this family had tried for many years to move out of this city. At times they had travelled as far as Fence Posts and sometimes even as far as the larger city call Materialism, only to be stopped each time by dead end roads that all seemed to lead to nowhere.
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All Stories copyright by Wendy Davie