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The Apple Tree

A long time ago, there was a huge apple tree. A little boy loved to come and play around it every day. He loved the tree top, ate the apples and took naps under the shadows. He loved the tree and the tree loved to play with [...]

A Full Jar

An expert in time management was once speaking to a group of business students, trying to drive home a point, and he used an illustration those students will never forget. As he stood in front of the group of high-powered overachievers, he said, “Okay, time for [...]

Motivation

A well known speaker started off his seminar by holding up a twenty dollars bill. In the room of two hundred people, he asked, "Who would like this twenty dollars bill?" Hands started going up. He said, "I am going to give this twenty dollars bill [...]

What is Love?

Louise Redden, a poorly dressed lady with a look of defeat on her face, walked into a grocery store. She approached the owner of the store in a most humble manner and asked if he would let her charge a few groceries. She softly explained that [...]

How Much Does a Prayer Weigh

Louise Redden, a poorly dressed lady with a look of defeat on her face, walked into a grocery store. She approached the owner of the store in a most humble manner and asked if he would let her charge a few groceries. She softly explained that [...]

The Smell of God

A cold March wind danced around the dead of night in Dallas as the doctor walked into the small hospital room of Diana Blessing. Still groggy from surgery,her husband David held her hand as they braced themselves for the latest news. That afternoon of March 10 , [...]

On Happiness

We convince ourselves that life will be better after we get married, have a baby, then another. hen we are frustrated that the kids aren't enough and we'll be more content when they are. After that we're frustrated that we have teenagers to deal with. We [...]

What God Can Do With 57 Cents

A sobbing little girl stood near a small church from which she had been turned away because it was "too crowded." "I can't go to Sunday School," she sobbed to the pastor as he walked by. Seeing her shabby, unkempt appearance, the pastor guessed the reason [...]

The Donkey in The Well

One day a farmer's donkey fell down into a well. The animal cried piteously for hours as the farmer tried to figure out what to do.yours too… Finally he decided since the animalwas old, and the well needed to be covered up anyway, it just wasn't [...]

Ten Cents

Bobby was getting cold sitting out in his back yard in the snow. Bobby didn't wear boots. He didn't like them and anyway he didn't own any. The thin sneakers he wore had a few holes in them and they did a poor job of keeping [...]