Forgiveness and Peace!

Leslie Weatherhead (1893-1976) was an English theologian. In his book Psychology in Service Of The Soul, he tells of a woman who came to him on the verge of a breakdown.  She was…

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Die Somewhere Else!

Here is the entire story I read on the FRONT PAGE of the Florida Sun Sentinel on Saturday, July 24th…… “HAVE HIM DIE SOMEWHERE ELSE!” A lawn care worker tried…

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Bread from Home!

When a severely wounded soldier was out of surgery, the doctors said that there was a good chance for recovery, except that the soldier wouldn't eat anything. The nurses tried…

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Ugly Laws!

The City of Big Shoulders, a.k.a. Chicago, Illinois, was the last major city to have an "Ugly Law."  It states: "No person who is diseased, maimed, mutilated or in any way deformed so…

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A Boring Jesus?

The people who hung Jesus on the cross never accused him of being a bore. On the contrary, they thought he was too dynamic to be safe.  It has been…

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Who Is At Fault?

One person gets nothing but discord out of a piano.  Another person gets harmony from the same piano.  No one claims the piano is at fault. Life is about the same.…

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Take My Mattress!

In his book titled Whispering the Lyrics, Dr. Tom Long takes us back almost 60 years to our nation’s struggle for racial equality: "During the prime days of the struggle for…

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Sharpening Your Ax!

One man challenged another man to an all-day wood chopping contest. The challenger worked very hard, stopping only for a brief lunch break. The other man had a leisurely lunch…

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