American pastor Jeremiah Steepek disguised himself as a filthy bum

American pastor Jeremiah Steepek disguised himself as a dirty tramp when he went to preach to 10,000 church members in the morning where he was introduced as the new pastor of the church.

He went to church and started begging 30 minutes before the service started. A large number of believers who entered the church were not satisfied that this beggar was standing in front of the church and asking for money. He only asked the arriving believers a few dollars for food; but no one gave him anything.

He then went to the church and tried to sit in the front, but the church administrators asked him to sit in the back. He greeted the believers in the church by greeting them, but no one responded to his greeting, but they walked past him in silence. Then he sat in the back row of the church, the service began, and immediately one of the people in charge stepped up to the pulpit and said he was pleased to make an important announcement: “And now we’d like to introduce you to Pastor Jeremiah Steepek!”

People started applauding and curiously looking around to see who the new pastor was…
When the beggar sitting behind stood up and started walking towards the pulpit, the applause stopped and everyone looked at him in bewilderment.

After he stood before them, there was a moment of silence, and then he took the microphone and read from the Gospel: “Then the king said to them, “For I was hungry and you did not give me food, I was thirsty and you did not give me drink, I I was homeless and you didn’t take me in, I was naked and you didn’t clothe me… Inasmuch as ye did it not to one of the least of these, ye did it not to me…”

He looked at the congregation members and asked, “What happened before your eyes today?”
Many believers in the church wept and others bowed their heads in shame…
Then the pastor said: “Today I see people in the church, but I do not see the church of Christ; the world is full of believers, but not followers of Jesus.”
He was silent. And then he said, “See you… see you next week!”
Being a Christian is much more than wearing a cross around your neck and being a member of a church.

To be a Christian means to be a follower of Christ, to be His disciple.

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