>The Crash and Our Rescue Mission

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This from Fox News regarding the helicopter/plane collision in New York yesterday:

“A helicopter pilot refueling on the ground at the heliport for Liberty Tours, which operated the doomed sightseeing craft, saw the plane approaching the helicopter and tried to radio an alert to the pilots, police Commissioner Raymond Kelly said. The warning wasn’t heard or didn’t happen in time.

“He radioed the accident helicopter and told him, “One Lima Hotel, you have a fixed-wing behind you.” There was no response.”

As apprentices of Jesus we see people headed for ultimate disaster. Do we warn them in a timely manner? It is not our “job” to make them listen (only God can do that); it is, fundamentally, not our “job” to “lead” them to Christ…our task is to point them to Jesus through actions and words.

Author: Jack Hager

Jesus invaded my life shortly after my arrest at age 26. I spent the first few years of my new life incarcerated. Went to Bible school after parole; have served with Kansas City Youth For Christ, Headwaters Christian Youth (Rhinelander, Wi), Family Life Ministries (Bath, NY), and now with Midland Ministries (Saint Joseph, Mo). Married with four children, work with youth, adults, inmates. Heavily involved in Bible quizzing for four decades. Narrow minded about Jesus and the gospel; fairly open minded about most other things. Speak in churches, camps (both teen and family), civic groups, public schools, Christian schools and colleges...amazed I get to do what I get to do....favorite verse Romans 15.13 "May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing so that you, by the power of the Holy Spirit, may overflow with hope."

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