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the Hand…..

THE HAND   Thanksgiving Day was near. The first grade teacher gave her class a fun assignment — to draw a picture of something for which they were thankful.   Most of the class might be considered economically disadvantaged, but … Continue reading

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Children are a gift from God….

Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.”     ( Matthew 19:14 *NIV ) Children are a gift from God, and hold a very special … Continue reading

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Big mud puddles and yellow dandelions

BIG MUD PUDDLES AND YELLOW DANDELIONS When I look at a patch of dandelions, I see a bunch of weeds that are going to take over my yard. My kids see flowers for Mom and blowing white fluff you can … Continue reading

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PINEWOOD DERBY (The wisdom of a child)

PINEWOOD DERBY (The wisdom of a child) My son Gilbert was eight years old and had been in Cub Scouts only a short time. During one of his meetings he was handed a sheet of paper, a block of wood … Continue reading

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A Child’s View Of The Bible

We often find that children do amuse us with their explanations.  Now as you know little children come up with some amazing explanations.  So today we will take a look at a message I have received from one of our … Continue reading

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SIX YEAR OLD’S PRAYER

SIX YEAR OLD’S PRAYER Last week I took my children to a restaurant. My six-year-old son had asked if he could say grace. As we bowed our heads he said,  “God is good. God is great. Thank you for the … Continue reading

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ANGEL IN THE CLASSROOM

ANGEL IN THE CLASSROOM A pastor read a letter from an elementary school teacher who attends East Hill Church.  The gist of the letter was as follows: Last school year, her classroom was made up of little third graders, every … Continue reading

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MEETING GOD

MEETING GOD There once was a little boy who wanted to meet God. He knew it was a long trip to where God lived, so he packed his suitcase with Twinkies and a six-pack of root beer, and he started … Continue reading

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B-I-B-L-E

B-I-B-L-E A father was approached by his small son, who told him proudly, “I know what the Bible means!” His father smiled and replied, “What do you mean, you ‘know’ the Bible?” The son replied, “I do know!” “Okay,” said … Continue reading

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PIANO CONCERT

PIANO CONCERT Wishing to encourage her young son’s progress on the piano, a mother took her boy to a Paderewski concert. After they were seated, the mother spotted a friend in the audience and walked down the aisle to greet … Continue reading

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