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Matthew 19:16-30

Rich Young Ruler

The rich young ruler came to the right person, showed the right attitude, asked the right question, received the right answer, but made the wrong response!

Warren Wiersbe, His Name is Wonderful, p. 106

A Prayer

Dear Lord,

I have been re-reading the record of the Rich Young Ruler and his obviously wrong choice. But it has set me thinking. No matter how much wealth he had, he could not—ride in a car, have any surgery, turn on a light, buy penicillin, hear a pipe organ, watch TV, wash dishes in running water, type a letter, mow a lawn, fly in an airplane, sleep on an innerspring mattress, or talk on the phone. If he was rich, then what am I'

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