In Matthew 25:13, Jesus concludes the parable saying, “Be on the alert then, for you do not know the day nor the hour.”

Jesus can’t stress it enough. He wants His people to be on alert. When we are not paying attention, we easily fall into the traps the world has laid out for us. In the parable of the ten virgins, we learn about preparation, awareness, and alertness. We have to prepare ourselves for whatever situation that God puts us in to be His witness. He is our provider and will always deliver us. We must not be blind to the More >