“In reply Jesus said: ‘A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, when he was attacked by robbers. They stripped him of his clothes, beat him and went away, leaving him half dead’” (Luke 10:30 NIV).
Can you see yourself as one of the characters in the story of the Good Samaritan? The character you identify with may vary based on your mood and your day’s agenda. Surely all of the characters in the biblical story do really see the neighbor in need, but the choice to see or not to see tells a lot about their motivations.