The Diver

A young man who had been raised as an atheist was training to be an Olympic diver. The only religious influence in his life came from his outspoken Christian friend. The young diver never really paid much attention to his friend’s sermons, but he heard them often. One night the diver went to the indoor … [Read more…]

The Carpenter

The Carpenter I hired to help me restore an old farmhouse had just finished a rough first day on the job. A flat tire made him lose an hour of work, his electric saw quit, and now his ancient pickup truck refused to start. While I drove him home, he sat in stony silence. On … [Read more…]

The Atheist’s Daughter

There was an atheist couple who had a child. The couple never told their daughter anything about the Lord. One night when the little girl was 5 years old, the parents fought with each other and the dad shot the mom, right in front of the child. Then, the dad shot himself. The little girl … [Read more…]

Thank You, Lord!

I dreamt that I went to Heaven and an angel was showing me around. We walked Side-by-side inside a large workroom filled with angels. My angel guide stopped in front of the first section and said, “This is the Receiving Section. Here, all petitions to God said in prayer are received.” I looked around in … [Read more…]

Runners Up

Teacher Debbie Moon’s first graders were discussing a picture of a family. One little boy in the picture had a different color hair than the other family members. One child suggested that he was adopted. A little girl said, “I know all about adoptions because I was adopted.” “What does it mean to be adopted?” … [Read more…]

Religious Humor

What Would Jesus Do? A mother was preparing pancakes for her sons, Kevin, 5, and Ryan, 3. The boys began to argue over who would get the first pancake. Their mother saw the opportunity for a moral lesson. “If Jesus were sitting here, He would say, ‘Let my brother have the first pancake. I can … [Read more…]

PUMPKIN PATCH

A woman was asked by a co-worker, “What is it like to be a Christian?” She replied, “It is like being a pumpkin. God picks you from the patch, brings you in, and washes all the dirt off of you. Then God cuts off the top and scoops out all the yucky stuff. The Lord … [Read more…]

Psalm 23

This is an eye opener; some probably never thought nor looked at this Psalm in this way, even though they say it over and over again. The Lord is my Shepherd – That’s Relationship I shall not want – That’s Supply He maketh me to lie down in green pastures – That’s Rest He leadeth … [Read more…]

Pediatrician

A four year old was at the pediatrician for a check up. As the doctor looked down her ears with an otoscope, he asked, “Do You think I’ll find Big Bird in here?” The little girl stayed silent. Next, the doctor took a tongue depressor and looked down her throat. He asked, “Do you think … [Read more…]

Love Letter

  You may not know me, but I know everything about you Psalm 139:1 I know when you sit down and when you rise up Psalm 139:2 I am familiar with all your ways Psalm 139:3 Even the very hairs on your head are numbered Matthew 10:29-31 For you were made in my image Genesis … [Read more…]