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Tag Archives: Proverbs 17:22
Years ago Pepper Rodgers was the head football coach at UCLA. One year he was in the middle of a terrible season. You know how it is in sports. If the team isn’t doing well, no one is happy. Players, … Continue reading
Resolve to Right Better
One of my New Year’s resolutions for 2021 is to become a better writer. One way to do that is to eliminate some of the mistakes I have been making. Here are some of the changes I resolve to make: … Continue reading
Keeping Our Sense of Humor
We are now six months into the COVID-19 pandemic, and it has been an unusual six months, to say the least. You never know if someone is simply applying hand sanitizer or wringing their hands over the latest news of … Continue reading
That’s What I Thought!
A speeding driver passed a state trooper who was parked alongside the highway. The trooper pulled out onto the highway and began his pursuit, blue light flashing and siren blaring. Instead of pulling over, the speeding driver put the accelerator … Continue reading
Right Size Gift
A teenage boy walked into a candy store and told the owner that he wanted to purchase three boxes of candy—small, medium and large. The owner couldn’t help but ask the boy about this unusual order. The boy confidently replied, … Continue reading
Posted in Christian Living, Humor, Prayer Tagged a cheerful heart is good medicine, box of candy, dating, illustration, Proverbs 17:22, surprises Leave a comment
Give Me the Money!
A well-known politician was stopped on the street by an armed robber. “Give me all of your money!” the thief demanded. “You don’t know who I am, do you?” the politician replied. “I am a member of Congress!” The thief … Continue reading
Posted in Christian Living, Humor Tagged Congress, government spending, illustration, mugging, national debt, political humor, Proverbs 17:22, tax money 1 Comment
The Best Medicine
Renowned scientist Stephen Hawking, 74, was diagnosed with a rare and slowly progressing form of motor neuron disease at the age of 21. Hawking has spent much of his adult life in a wheelchair, communicating with the aid of a … Continue reading
Posted in Christian Living, Humor, Leadership Tagged attitude, illustration, laughter, laughter is good medicine, Proverbs 17:22, Stephen Hawking 1 Comment
Need Some Help!
A minister was conducting a graveside service at a cemetery on the top of a steep hill. It was a cold, wintry day, and snow covered the ground. As the preacher was reading from the Bible, the casket began to … Continue reading
Posted in Christian Living, Humor Tagged casket, cemetery, cheerful heart, coffin, funeral, grave, pharmacy, preacher, Proverbs 17:22 Leave a comment
I Heard You
The new pastor was out visiting some of the members of his church. He knocked on the door of an elderly lady’s house. He could see that the lights and the television were on. It seemed like someone was home, … Continue reading