Think Souls (Part 2)
by Eddie Parrish
John 4:5-10... Download
Seeking his aid, a lady once made this statement to Frederick the Great, the 18th Century Prussian king, “Your Majesty, my husband treats me badly.” “That,” said the king, “is not my business.” The lady retorted, “But he also speaks ill of you.” “That,” said the monarch, “is none of your business.”
Gossip is a foolish game. But almost everyone plays it. Consider these pearls from Proverbs:
Think of all the problems caused by those who gossip: ruined friendships, unnecessary suspicion, fighting, rivalry – and much of that is because gossip often involves lies. So the next time “a little bird” tells you something, make sure that bird is not a cuckoo.