PENCIL IN GOD”S HAND

A pencil maker told the pencil 5 important lessons just before putting it in the box: 1. Everything you do will always leave a mark. 2. You can always correct the mistakes you make. 3. What is important is what is inside of you. 4.In life, you will undergo painful sharpenings, which will only make […]

WHAT HAPPENS WHEN A PERSON DIES?

Behind the prayers, the tears, and the grief lurks the shadow of an unanswered question, which is, “What is next?”  What happens when a person dies?  All of us in our more serious moments want to know the answer.  In a book called, “Children’s letters to God” a little boy named Mike wrote: “Dear God, […]

“HE IS RISEN”

I don’t know the author of this poem but I think it is powerful and oh so true. “IT’S FRIDAY…BUT SUNDAY’S COMING” “It’s Friday…Jesus was nailed dead on a cross…but Sunday’s coming. It’s Friday..Mary’s crying her eyes out ’cause her baby Jesus is dead…but Sunday’s coming. It’s Friday…The disciples are running in every direction like […]

PINEWOOD DERBY

This is a story of a Pinewood Derby.  The boys are given a block of wood, four tires and instructions. Eight year old Gilbert was one of the boys.  Gilbert’s dad was not interested in helping him.  His mother did what she could and read to him the instructions. Gilbert built his racing car the […]