“If a man is called to be a street-sweeper…”

A tribute to MLK

LIFE is God's Novel: A Book (or three or four or TEN) being written as "life unfolds"

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“If a man is called to be a street-sweeper, he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted, or Beethoven composed music, or Shakespeare wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well, that all the hosts of heaven…

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“If a man is called to be a street-sweeper, he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted, or Beethoven composed music, or Shakespeare wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well, that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, here lived a great street sweeper who did his job well.”

– Dr Martin Luther King, Jr. 

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The Drum Major Instinct

Thoughts of my good friend, Lindsay, "the prophet and the prayer-warrior"

“I want to be a nobody for Jesus”

My friend, Lindsay

RIP

I don’t want/need to lead the parade.

As Dr. King explains it, “Drum Major Instinct” isthe desire to be first, to lead the parade. It desires recognition, importance, attention and being first. He recollects that it is what James and John possessed when they asked Jesus to sit beside him in glory, one at the right and the other at the left

https://drmartinlutherking.wordpress.com/2021/07/26/the-drum-major-instinct/

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http://www.peacepursuit.wordpress.com

And I’ll be sitting at the right hand of Jesus (as gatekeeper) and when I see you up here at the gate , I’ll turn to Jesus and say, “Here comes trouble – send this fellow right back from where he came!”

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Martin Luther King’s ‘Drum Major Instinct’

As Dr. King explains it, “Drum Major Instinct” is the desire to be first, to lead the parade. It desires recognition, importance, attention and being first. He recollects that it is what James and John possessed when they asked Jesus to sit beside him in glory, one at the right and the other at the left

see

https://kinginstitute.stanford.edu/encyclopedia/drum-major-instinct

from https://www.google.com/search?q=drum+major+martin+luther+king&source=lmns&bih=635&biw=1366&rlz=1C1YTUH_enNZ931NZ931&hl=en&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwj3-pbQloHyAhVwsksFHdxoB5cQ_AUoAHoECAEQAA

YOU can be a drum-major for peace and justice

Sharing Some Thoughts on Jesus Christ

Jesus is the light that shines in the darkness”

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Thanks“Big G”

And by that Imean God(far more than Google)…but then perhapsIshould thankboth …

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“Those who stand up for justice will always be on the right side of history.”

– Dr Martin Luther King

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