What is it about little dogs? If our little dog, Nugget, weighed another 50 pounds he could take down an elephant. Honestly!
Tonight I took our little dogs out for their final walk of the night. Jack was on a leash because he would never come back, but Nugget was able, as always, to walk on his own. All of a sudden Nugget tore away like a streak of lightening, barking like mad.
It was dark behind our house and church, but just as Nugget got out of sight the moonlight illuminated the fur of four large, terrified deer! Somewhere in the grass was an 8 lb. chorkie threatening the lives of four 110 lb. wild animals! What was he thinking?!
“Hey!! Hey!! Hey!! Hey!! Heyyyyy!!”
“Hey you! My yard! My yard! My yard! STOP! so I can sniff you!”
“You’re not getting away this time, you over-sized cats! Come back here and feel my fangs chew your scrawny legs!”
“That’s right, RUN! Fear me! Fear me! Hey, hey, hey, HEY!”
“Dang it! Why can’t I jump the fence like that? Oh well, I’ll just use my wet feet to show my mommy how much I love her and her clean sheets.”
On the other hand, maybe he was blessed with a little of what we ought to feel whenever we see giants in the night…
I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me. – Philippians 4:13 KJV
Fear not, for I [am] with you; Be not dismayed, for I [am] your God. I will strengthen you, Yes, I will help you, I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.’ – Isaiah 41:10 NKJV
You are of God, little children, and have overcome them, because He who is in you is greater than he who is in the world. – 1 John 4:4 NKJV
Giants will flee as you go forth in the power of His might (Ephesians 6:10). Be brave!