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"Serve"Stuart Jones “Don’t walk past it.” You may have seen these words on a safety sign in a factory or on a slide during a training class on customer service. The concept is simple. Don’t ignore things that need attention. Take action.   Oil might be spilled on the floor in a factory. Choosing to walk past it could result in a co-worker slipping and being injured. A shopper is wandering around the aisles struggling to find an item. If a sales clerk doesn’t stop to help, the customer may go the store across the street.   Seeing a need is usually easy. Taking action is often a challenge. The third part of our Life on Mission series includes a very familiar character—the Good Samaritan. Unlike two people who walked past it, he stopped to help a mugging victim. As Jesus finished telling the story, He asked a question.   “What do you think? Which of the three became a neighbor to the man attacked by robbers?”   “The one who treated him kindly,” the religion scholar responded.   Jesus said, “Go and do the same.” Luke 10:36-37 (MSG)   Most of us will never encounter a mugging victim. All of us encounter people who have been kicked to the curb. Sickness. Divorce. Job loss. Addiction. Depression. There are all kinds of things that leave people hurt and alone. They need a neighbor who will treat them kindly.   “Don’t walk past it.”