Not my Problem

Has someone ever told you “It’s not my problem”. I’m sure most of us have heard it or maybe even used it. This week I would like to share a recent story I came across. This story was simply titled “Lesson for Many” and the author is unknown.  Enjoy. 🐀LESSON FOR MANY🐀 A mouse, looking through a hole in the …

Peace…

As we start a new year, we are hoping and praying for a safe and prosperous year for our family’s. This week, I would like to talk a little about having peace and happiness in the coming year. Even in this world today, with all its problems, we can still have peace in our life.  I would like to share a …

A Dollar and a Dime…

This week I would like to share a wonderful Christmas story. I fell in love with this story, so I borrowed it from a friend – hope you enjoy it as much as I did!!  The Christmas Coat. A young man was fumblin around one day, in a women’s clothing store, He’d found his wife a Christmas coat and was …

Gas station…

This is an inspirational short story about an old man at a Gas station in the Christmas season. I hope you enjoy it as much as I did. Christmas at the Gas Station…. By Unknown author The old man sat in his gas station on a cold Christmas Eve. He hadn’t been anywhere in years since his wife had passed …

The Greatest Gift…

This week, as we head into the Christmas season, I would like to share a short story about a very special Christmas Gift.  I hope you enjoy! The Gift… by   author is unknown.   We were the only family with children in the restaurant. I sat Erik in a highchair and noticed everyone was quietly eating and talking. Suddenly, …

Thanksgiving Day Proclamation 1796…

With Thanksgiving being a little over a week away, I would like to take a look at some history of this holiday. The state of Massachusetts was one of the first to recognize and thank God for the things He has done.   Samuel Adams issued this October 6, 1796, proclamation for a day of Thanksgiving for December 15, 1796, as …

Teacup…

This week I would like to take a look at “The Teacup Story.” There’s a children song that says, “He still working on me.” I’m not perfect yet… because His work is not finished.  May we all see ourselves and God’s creative mastery in this teacup story. This is a wonderful inspirational story to go along with the Bible story …

The Hummingbird Story

This week I would like to share a story from South America. It’s a parable about the hummingbird told by the Quechuan people.  This Story encourages us to do what we can when we can. I hope you enjoy. The Hummingbird Story Once there was a great forest fire. All the animals fled to the edge of the forest and …

Court…

This week I would like to share a story I came across about a young lady going to court.  I hope you enjoy it. “Court” Author unknown A young lady committed a crime, and she was sent to court. The punishment for the crime was life imprisonment. She shed tears for help but there was no one available to help. …

Listening….

This week as I was studying the book of Revelation, I came across a phrase that was repeated 7 times in two chapters. That phrase was, “He that hath an ear, let him hear.”  I started to think about how we listen to God.  For most of us, the way we listen to God is by reading the Bible, Going …

Leaning Side.

This week I would like to share a story from Jentezen Franklin called “Leaning Side”. I hope you enjoy it. Leaning Side “A pastor of a small church would occasionally call on one gentleman to pray, and every time this one particular guy would pray, he would pray this,  “Oh God, thank you for this word today, and bless these …

Jesus Came to Dinner…

The other day, as I was leaving Wal Mart, I saw an older man dressed in raggedy clothes, standing at the street corner with a sign asking for help.  My first thought was, Oh No another bum begging for money and then to ignore him. I could easily justify not giving to this man, because after all he was probably …

Miracles Still Happens…

For everyone who thinks God doesn’t answer prayers and perform miracles, I would like to share with you something that happened to me this week.   A little background for those who do not know me, I retired to a remote location on a mountain top.  I have one neighbor within shouting distance.  I’m a big man and 69 years old …

The Red Marbles…

This week I want to share a heart touching story.  It’s really a story of what life is all about.   I hope you enjoy “The Red Marbles” author unknown. The Red Marbles I was at the corner grocery store buying some early potatoes. I noticed a small boy, delicate of bone and feature, ragged but clean, hungrily appraising a basket …

Faith on an Island

Faith… This week I would like to share a story about faith with you. When we pray to God, if we have faith and also believe, He will answer. It may not always be the answer we want, but it will be what God wants for us.  “Faith on an Island”  Author Unknown Faith on an Island A voyaging ship was …

The Grocery List…

This week I would like to share a inspiring story about prayer that I came across.  It’s always amazing the way God answers our prayers.  I hope you enjoy it as much as I did.  The “The Grocery List” Author unknown. The Grocery List A poorly dressed lady with a look of defeat on her face, walked into a local …

The Duck & the Devil…

I think we can all relate to this story because we all have been in trouble at some time.  I hope you enjoy “The Duck & the devil” author is unknown.   The Duck & the Devil… There was a little boy visiting his grandparents on their farm. He was given a slingshot to play with out in the woods. He …

The Sea…

I want to share a story that is tragic and inspiring.  Many times in life we are faced with hard decisions. I hope you enjoy this story.  May it bless you!  The Sea… After a few of the usual Sunday evening hymns, the church’s pastor slowly stood up, walked over to the pulpit and, before he gave his sermon for …

The Gift…

This week I would like to share an inspirational story that was sent to me.  The author of “The Gift” is unknown but has a really strong message.  I’m told this is a true story about a nine year old boy who lived in a rural town in Tennessee.  Enjoy The Gift. His house was in a poor area of …

Lord Where are You?

This inspirational Christian Story was sent to me by a friend. I think we can all put ourselves in this situation.  I know little about this story or if it’s true or not, but wanted to share it with you.  Enjoy “Lord Where are You?” author unknown. Lord Where are You? It was a little after twelve in the afternoon …