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Martha complains about her sister Mary

Busy Martha complains when her sister Mary chooses to listen to Jesus rather than help her.
Contributed by LUMO project
When Jesus and His disciples came to a village a woman named Martha invited them to her home to eat. She had a sister called Mary, who sat listening to Jesus. – Slide 1
Martha was very busy and under pressure to get food prepared and ready for her guests. – Slide 2
Her sister Mary was not helping but listening intently to what Jesus was teaching. – Slide 3
An exasperated Martha finally blurted out, ‘Lord, don’t you care that my sister has left me to do the work by myself? Tell her to help me!’ – Slide 4
‘Martha, dear friend, you are so upset over all these details,’ Jesus replied. – Slide 5
‘There is really only one thing worth being concerned about. – Slide 6
‘Mary has discovered it—and I won’t take it away from her!’ – Slide 7
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