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TWO HORSES IN A FIELD

Just up the road from my home is a field, with two horses in it. From a distance, each looks like every other horse. But if one stops the car, or is walking by, one will notice something quite amazing. Looking into the eyes of one horse will disclose that he is blind. His owner has chosen not to have him put down, but has made a good home for him. This alone is amazing.

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Listening, one will hear the sound of a bell. Looking around for the source of the sound, one will see that it comes from the smaller horse in the field. Attached to her bridle is a small bell. It lets her blind friend know where she is, so he can follow her.

As one stands and watches these two friends, one sees how she is always checking on him, and that he will listen for her bell and then slowly walk to where she is trusting that she will not lead him astray.

Like the owners of these two horses, God does not throw us away just because we are not perfect or because we have problems or challenges. He watches over us and even brings others into our lives to help us when we are in need. Sometimes we are the blind horse being guided by God and those whom he places in our lives. Other times we are the guide horse, helping others see God.

Author Unknown

This story touched my heart and made me think about the children that God helps, using us. Some are helpless in many ways, even though they are not blind. There are things that they are totally dependent for others on. Keep all “our” kids in your prayers. They not only need the tangible items that we can send their way, but they also need your prayers.

Thanks

Mike-n-Vicki

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March 28, 2008 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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