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|Matthew 9:35-38; 1 Corinthians 1:26-29; James 4:13-17; John 15:15-20||
Harassed - to disturb persistently; torment, bother continually, pester; persecute.
"Like sheep without a shepherd," meant they would follow any guru or new idea or way even to their destruction.
Those three thoughts, harassed, helpless, and sheep without a shepherd, are a fitting description of our society.
The harvest is plentiful. In Jesus' day the population of the world was approximately 150 million people. Today's world population grows 150 million every two years. Of the 6 billion people in the world, it is estimated that over thirty million people worldwide will die without Christ this year.
“Houston, we have a problem”. - the workers are few.
Our job is not to save the harvest - that's God's work. Our job is to tell people about the Lord of the harvest.
Top 3 reason why people don’t work:
2. People think there is still time /are too busy
3. People are afraid to be rejected/ think someone else will do the work.