DO YOU BELIEVE IN YOU?

Steve Goodier writes about some people who did not listen to their critics.  They rose above criticism. Did you know that Albert Einstein could not speak until he was four years old and did not read until he was seven?  His parents and teachers worried about his mental ability. Or that Beethoven’s music teacher said […]

NO TURNING BACK

The story of this song, “No Turning Back” is covered in the book by Dr. P.P. Job.  It comes out of  an incident with a tribe in India known as head-hunters.  The more heads a man collected, the more successful he was considered. One Welsh missionary succeeded in coverting a man, his wife, and two children in […]

LIKE A BLIND MULE

“A stranger passing through the mining district of Pennsylvania on Sunday some years ago, saw a large number of mules in a field at the entrance of one of the mines.  He asked a little boy why the field was so full of mules.  The small lad replied,  “These mules are worked in the darkness of […]

SHINE THAN SHOUT

This story that Stuart Briscoe tells is a neat one and so true. “My dad used to tell the story of a man who went home one Saturday, and his wife had got a “honey-do day” for him.  His honey wanted him to fix up a doorbell.  So, he went down to the local store, […]