Matthew 7:13-15 “Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life, and only a few find it.”
Hockey Chat: A regulation size hockey goal opening is 24 square feet. A fully armored goalie covers approximately 18 square feet of that space leaving only 6 square feet of open net and that’s with the goalie standing still. It takes practice and determination to get the puck into the mere 25% of the goal that is uncovered while that padded guy it hopping around in front to stop it.
Life Lesson: The path of a good Godly life is small and narrow in comparison to the life the world offers. To stay on that path and reach your goal of living for Christ takes practice. Time spent studying God’s word, being with other Christians, and hearing His word in church is the best way to know how to get past Satan and score for the Lord.