“You will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” (
In order to catch spider monkeys from the jungles of
We may either feel sorry or smile at the foolish monkeys. But aren’t we just like the monkeys? How often do we hold on to our sins in spite of knowing that it’s wrong? We are so trapped in sin that we become a slave to it. Lust, addiction, drug abuse are all harmful practices that can only bring us temporary pleasures. Once we walk these paths its all downhill from there onwards, there is no slowing down or turning back. We may enjoy the adrenaline rush but these addictions enslave us. Another type of slavery is to wealth, power and position. They become our idols. It is almost impossible for a human being to have possessions without subjecting oneself to them and becoming a slave.