"In life sometimes the smallest things can teach us the most knowledge. Amen Glory to God and Jesus Christ for all things Amen."
"...these small creatures are very smart even though they are so small."
"How clever the ant! how hard working, and one who never stops working! a good example they are! (but I don't want them in my house! :) Praise the Lord for His word. He uses the simple things to give us food for thought."
"Here it is Washington, " PRAISE THE LORD ", The Bible is true, AGAIN, Congress, the Senate, the House, and even the president, always saying, can't do this or that for one stupid excuse or another. Well, if they would just read The Bible,( King James) they may learn a little, from some of the smallest of God creatures. WORK TOGETHER FOR THE GOOD OF THE PEOPLE AND LAND. And it would not hurt to put The Bible, back into our schools."
"Blessed be the word of the lord"
"I agree with Donald Leugune, they need to put the Bible back in our schools, before our society goes to hell!"
"Ants n birds they do not sow and harvest but the Lord provide throug their hard labour"
"There are a lot of "sluggards" in our society. Just sitting around waiting for someone else to support them etc. Where has "wisdom" gone?"
"Don't be lazy."
"I choose to be wise!!! in Jesus power and name Amen"
"Is this passage for Earthly Prosperity or Spiritual a Prosperity? While it pertains to both, the heavy emphasis is on spiritual prosperity. Jesus said not to lay up treasures on this Earth where moths eat, rust corrodes, and thieves break through and steal."
"If you are using this verse to justify laying up riches on earth, remember Jesus says it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than a rich man enter into the Kingdom of God. Lay up for yourselves treasures in Heaven, not Earth."
"When read in context, Solomon is explaining how to get out of an enslaving debt that you probably should have never gotten into in the first place."
"That is what church people working together can do instead of fighting against each other"
"When I see the ant and how small it is, I watch how so many come together and help out with the task at hand. That's the way we Christians ought to be everyday. When we work together we can accomplish a lot and when we do it with love it is a very rewarding job. Amen! :D"
"1 Cor 12:12 For even as the body is one and has many members, yet all the members of the body, being many, are one body, so also is the Christ. Psa 133:1 Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity! Amen :)"
"Are you listening America?"
"God provided for the children of Israel for 40 years and all they had to do is go out and collect the manna. God is teaching us to be diligent in our walk with Jesus and the amount of time we should be spending learning of Him through His word."
"In the airport waiting for our flight. Young mother is racing around with her young son, maybe 15 months old. Probably to wear him down some before the flight. After a few minutes of racing, the little one says "we're going to need a nap!" Smart kid, smarter mom..."
"Proverbs 6:4-11 4 Give not sleep to thine eyes, nor slumber to thine eyelids. 5 Deliver thyself as a roe from the hand of the hunter, and as a bird from the hand of the fowler. 6 Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise: 7 Which having no guide, overseer, or ruler, 8 Provideth her meat in the summer, and gathereth her food in the harvest. 9 How long wilt thou sleep, O sluggard? when wilt thou arise out of thy sleep? 10 Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep: 11 So shall thy poverty come as one that travelleth, and thy want as an armed man."
"The ant if you notice work together. This is something we could learn from them. Together we can get rid of Obama and all the crooks in the White House."
"Did you know that in the study of the ant, it was determined that all worker ants were female. There is very few males in the colony is any. The LORD knew this when he created them!"
"If I may share, we look at the ant and say he is wise, where did this wisdom come from? Job 39:13 Gavest thou the goodly wings unto the peacocks? or wings and feathers unto the ostrich? 14 Which leaveth her eggs in the earth, and warmeth them in dust, 15 And forgetteth that the foot may crush them, or that the wild beast may break them. 16 She is hardened against her young ones, as though they were not hers: her labour is in vain without fear; 17 Because God hath DEPRIVED her of wisdom, neither hath he imparted to her understanding.The more we grow in knowledge of God we see the ant has been blessed with wisdom in so like manner we ask the Lord for wisdom through faith. In the past they tried to keep the law of God but they did not ask for faith (Meaning God would have helped them to do so) but instead they thought they could do it by them self and they failed."
"Like ants we must all thrive for unity and togetherness. helping each other to cross these hard bridges in life. coz sometimes our bridges are common."
"That means christians we need more corparation and togetherness!"
"They all work together as a team having one mind and one accord! I love to watch them"
"This is a warning to everyone who is sleeping when the work of the lord is to be done."
"Watch them ! It's true , those little buggers get so busy & don't even get dizzy. Lol !!!!!"
"Wow , Some very hard workers , just another example of God's amazing creation !!!!"
"Yes they are smart. Work like an ant."
"Yes, the ant never gives up. If he comes to a road block he finds a way to go around it. I need to remember that!"
"…Prov 6:7-8 Which having no guide, overseer, or ruler, Provideth her meat in the summer, and gathereth her food in the harvest. Prov 30:25 The ants are a people not strong, yet they prepare their meat in the summer KJV Amen :)"
"Behold the fowls of the air: for they sow not, neither do they reap, nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly Father feedeth them. Are ye not much better than they? Matthew 6:26"
"Can I consider the one up on the top of the bridge supervising? lol j/k"
"God often describes certain animals and insects to help us...but do we really watch and pay attention!!!!! Jolene your comment about not wanting the ants in the house is soooo funny and I feel the same also :)"
"I will do like the ant!"
"It is a WARNING..! against laziness after guaranteeing someone els's debt, since it is often, lazy people who want suriest. The ants are : example of : industry, deligience and planning and serve as rebuke to sluggard (lazy people who tacks selfcontrol). Folly sends the lazy man to the ants to learn. @CHERYL"
"It means don't be lazy. :-)"
"JESUS said...I go to prepare a place for you, where I go ye may abide with ME !! HIS promises to go be with HIM go on and on..and HE keeps HIS promises !!!"
"Just another example of all creatures great and small....even the ants know how to get along...wake up people!"
"Look in the Bible find how the Ant work's they are called little people Gog's people need to work that hard the fields are white to be Harvest but the Labor's are few"
"Now that's the kind of example the Government ought to be doing for it's people."
"Proverbs 30:25-The ants are a people not strong, yet they prepare their meat (food) in the summer,.. ANTS ARE PEOPLE in the Bible!"
"The Bible Doesn't Say Jesus Will Make You Rich, Or Cure Your illness, (Even Those Miracles Do Happen) What The Bible Says is Jesus Died For Our Sins, So We Might Be Forgiven In Heaven Or Our Next Life As A Spirit."
"The deeper meaning is spiritual, not worldly goods. Whosoever is friends with the world is not a friend of God."
"They are amazing. Strong, hard workers. They do not like Skittles, either."
"We can move mountains just like this small creation is doing, by faith we walk and listen."
"Yes The Ants Work Together to Complete The Tast At Hand, Did You Ever See 1 Ant In An Ant Hill???? :-) ;-)"
"@Cheryl Jenkins Potter, Learn from the ants don't be lazy. The ant, is a remarkable creature for foresight, industry, and economy. No insect is more hard working, not even the bee itself; and none is more fondly attached to or more careful of its young, than the ant. resource> Clarke's commentary Biblos) I hope this helps. Sometimes reading what comes before and after the verse is helpful too. (Proverbs 6:6-11) May God bless you and give you wisdom and understanding."
"1 Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity! 2 It is like the precious ointment upon the head, that ran down upon the beard, even Aaron's beard: that went down to the skirts of his garments; 3 As the dew of Hermon, and as the dew that descended upon the mountains of Zion: for there the LORD commanded the blessing, even life for evermore."
"Amen ! Team work! The government should study these little ants how to get along."
"Amen, look at how focus they are on the task, look at how they get back in position after being scattered! Look at how dedicated they are at finishing the task! This is God's creation. Pre-programed. we have a choice how r we choosing to live? Eye opening for me!!"
"Ants dont get depressed..."
"Ants r always working, Lord wants that from u, spread His words and open your Bible and learn His words!"
"Are you preparing for the coming of Christ? God's enemy is getting his army together to do battle with God. Are you ready to fight in God's army. Obama is buying up all the ammo and disarming us...He's getting ready to fight for Satan."
"Buti pa ang mga LANGAM nagkakaisa kahit anong mang yari? Eh tayong mga tao nag kakaron lang ng pagkakaisa kapag may trahedyang nangyayare!!!! Ibang iba ang PINOY!!!!!"
"Ephesians 2:8-9 AKJV For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God: not of works, lest any man should boast."
"Even how small they are if they are for the Glory of Lord Jesus Christ are Became big n be bless by the Father in heaven. But if man imagination they became the small virtute in the sight of the Father."
"Glory b 2 God n amen 2 tha word"
"God always points us to Spiritual Prosperity, not Earthly Prosperity."
"God created everything with purpose in mind. We can learn from His creations -- if we want to learn. Even thorns and thistles have their lessons!"
"God is so great"
"GOD WANTS US TO SEE THE TEAM EFFORT, WHEN WE WORK TOGETHER WE CAN DO ANYTHING. LOOK AT THAT BIG STICK AND HOW LITTLE THE ANTS R. U WOULD SAY NO WAY BUT THEY R DOING IT BECAUSE THEY R IN ONE MIND AND ONE ACCORD TO FINISH WHAT THEY STARTED. AMEN"
"Great msg thank-praise God"
"Hard work and team work! All are working toward a shared vision."
"I always like this... it reminds me to be diligent when I feel lazy."
"I f they don't work they don't eat and are kill . That should tell you something about not working when you can."
"If we could just grasp this truth."
"If we would do as the ants, we would gather our food for winter,Is that like having a garden and preserving the food ?"
"If you don't work you don't eat get up go to work pray without ceasing God bless you with a great job"
"Jim quoted this to his Aunt Wendy one time and the fight was on... I was home schooling so he and Christy weren't very old but whew... It was great!!!"
"Keep CHRIST in CHRISTmas ... Who's with me?"
"Key lesson to learn from them is unity and hard work!"
"Not by might nor by power ,but by my Spirit saith the LORD OF HOSTS Zechariah. 4/6"
"Not by works but by HIS love shall any of us enter unto the kingdom of heaven."
"Notice the wise ant is female :-)"
"Obedience is better than sacrifice"
"Podemos observa la gloria de Cristo hasta en ejemplos como este!"
"Que ejemplo de trabajo"
"Small, strong, hard workers,organized...mostly ants work together"
"So Simple Creations can achieve so much through co-operation, what are Our possibilities?..."
"So true! I always call my husband a grasshopper because he doesn't want to save any thing like the Ants do."
"Team work works if there's obedience ."
"Team work, unity in purporse and in execution is to be learnt through these industrious ants!!!"
"Team Work. I wish people could realize this, Stop the Power Play. All want to be TOP DOG.. As we used to Say too many CHIEFS &. Not enough Indians."
"Teamworl gets the job done."
"That was my Sunday School lesson at church yesterday. Simply love the Word of GOD."
"The point I see is the fact that they all look after and care for each other."
"The word of God is great."
"There are so many lazy people today that really needs to take heed to this verse. The message is simple. Get busy and work hard and work together wisely. Don't be a sluggard."
"They are always very busy, and we are to be busy about the Father's business, as these ant's are busy. Modern day parable. Share the gospel. Doing the work of the Lord."
"They work like a team, just as we should work as a body of believers...."
"Thnx2 Sis :)"
"Thy word oh Lord is true from the very begging."
"Tingnan mo nga nman,ang langgam ay may pagkakaisa.ganito rin sana ang tao."
"Too many people want something for nothing"
"We could do that like that ant by helping each other"
"What I get from this is that you must work together as a team in equal measure. Or as working as a church or congregation together always."
"Work together, help each other, would have a progressive life..lazy people die in hunger.."
"YES, GET A JOB WORK....NOT WELFARE. YOU MAY NEED 2 OR 3 JOBS BUT YOU NEED TO WORK IF YOU WANT TO PAY BILLS AND EAR...LEARN FROM THE ANTS, YHEY NEVER STOP WORKING."
"Yes, we should be diligently in all things as doing it unto God."
"Zechariah 4:6 Then he answered and spake unto me, saying, This is the word of the LORD unto Zerubbabel, saying, Not by might, nor by power, but by my spirit, saith the LORD of hosts."
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