What are your goals for eternity? Ron Hopper’s final wish was for his fishing buddies to mix his ashes with their bait on their long-planned fishing trip to Thailand. Hopper, 64, was dying of cancer when he made the request. His friends mixed his ashes with the bait and they caught a record-breaking Siamese carp. “It is what he would have wanted,” friend Paul Fairbrass said.
The Christian might hope to leave a legacy worthy of the Christ who saved us. Catching the world record carp is maybe not so important. –Jim L. Wilson and Rodger Russell.
The Week, May 13, 2016 p. 12
2 Timothy 2:2 (HCSB) “And what you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses, commit to faithful men who will be able to teach others also.”