Key Verse: Verse 7 - “The impotent man answered him, Sir, I have no man, when the water is troubled, to put me into the pool: but while I am coming, another steppeth down before me.”
Key Words: I have no man
Thirty-eight years and no man cared…what an indictment! I would call that being irresponsible, wouldn’t you?
A scene that occurred on a
The implications of this tragic
The more people present in an emergency situation, the less likely it is that any one of them will offer help. This is popularly called the “bystander effect.” (In the actual experiment, when one bystander was present, 85 percent offered help. When two were present, 62 percent offered help. When five were present, then it decreased to 31 percent.)Reminds me of the saying: “There once was a job anybody could do but nobody did. When everybody found out that nobody had done what anybody could have done, everybody got upset at somebody.” Now, the moral of the story is simply this: if somebody would have done the job that anybody could do, nobody would have gotten upset with anybody. Moral: get involved for God.
✞ Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
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