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parable of the pencil…..

PARABLE OF THE PENCIL The Pencil Maker took the pencil aside, just before putting him into the box. There are 5 things you need to know, he told the pencil, before I send you out into the world. Always remember … Continue reading

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the Mouse Trap…..

THE MOUSE TRAP A mouse looked through a crack in the wall to see the farmer and his wife opening a package. What food might it contain? He was aghast to discover that it was a mouse trap. Retreating to … Continue reading

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this old tent

When I looked upon the days gone past, I’d thought this tent was built to last. For I’d stood it on some rocky ground Where stormy winds couldn’t beat it down. And with my pride and my own hand, I … Continue reading

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taking time….

Therefore , why not slow down and practice patience, as well as, take time to enjoy the simple things in life like just::                       TAKING TIME       Take time to think…It is the source of        power.        Take time to … Continue reading

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why God gave us friends…

WHY GOD GAVE US FRIENDS GOD knew that everyone needs companionship and cheer, He knew that people need someone whose thoughts are always near. He knew they need someone kind to lend a helping hand. Someone to gladly take the … Continue reading

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unemployment—–by abbott and costello and from uncle charlie

OKAY….LET ME GET THIS STRAIGHT COSTELLO: Hey….Abbott! How many folks don’t have jobs now? ABBOTT: Good question. Terrible times. It’s 8%. COSTELLO: That many people are out of work? ABBOTT: No, that’s 16%. COSTELLO: You just said 8%. ABBOTT: 8% … Continue reading

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footprints….new version

FOOTPRINTS…A New Version Imagine you and the Lord Jesus are walking down the road together. For much of the way, the Lord’s footprints go along steadily, consistently, rarely varying the pace. But your footprints are a disorganized stream of zigzags, … Continue reading

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true story–who’s packing your parachute……….

Charles Plumb was a US Navy jet pilot in Vietnam. After 75 combat missions, his plane was destroyed by a surface-to-air missile. Plumb ejected and parachuted into enemy hands. He was captured and spent 6 years in a communist Vietnamese … Continue reading

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Pappy…………

PAPPY Pappy was a pleasant-looking old fellow. He had the whitest hair which he kept neatly cut and combed. His eyes were blue, though faded with age, and they seemed to emit a warmth from within. His face was quite … Continue reading

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the guiding light

Guiding Light While out on the SEA OF LIFE, One very dark and stormy day, I started drifting far from shore, I had lost my way. I heard voices calling out to me, Because they knew that I was lost, … Continue reading

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