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Is Jesus impressed with me?

The title of this I'm sure might raise some eye brows. But let me explain. "Sitting at his feet" this morning, the Lord showed me a story I've heard before. I felt led to read Luke 7:11. So I did.. This is what it says
8For I also am a man [daily] subject to authority, with soldiers under me. And I say to one, Go, and he goes; and to another, Come, and he comes; and to my bond servant, Do this, and he does it.So, obviously I was puzzled. Lord, are you telling me I will become rich and have servants? (Just kidding).. So I pondered on it a minute. I then decided to review the popular story of the centurion's servant who was sick. 
In Luke 7:1-10 it talks about the centurion's story...
1AFTER JESUS had finished all that He had to say in the hearing of the people [on the mountain], He entered Capernaum.
2Now a centurion had a bond servant who was held in honor and highly valued by him, who was sick and at the point of death.
3And when the centurion heard of Jesus, he …