|Some things are just personal (standard:Inspirational stories, 948 words)|
|Author: Godspenman||Added: Dec 05 2010||Views/Reads: 1309/790||Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)|
|I will grant I have a few eccentricities. But, let me make this perfectly clear, far fewer than the Gracious Mistress of the Parsonage has avowed through the years. Listening to her, a person might come to believe my eccentricities are without limit. This|
Click here to read the first 75 lines of the story the government works. As I say, I was minding my own business when a woman came up and ask a simple question. I'm used to people asking me questions but this one put me in a bind. "Could I borrow one of your pens?" I lacked not in pens, for I had six in my shirt pocket. It was the principle of the thing that got me. I had six pens, she needed to borrow one, and everybody in the post office was looking at me, or so it seemed. My world stopped. With some hesitation, I pulled a pen from my shirt pocket, put a smile on my face I did not really mean, and handed her my pen. It used to be my favorite pen, too. Even the Bible says that everything has a purpose and every purpose has a season. "To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven:" (Ecclesiastes 3:1). The Rev. James L. Snyder is pastor of the Family of God Fellowship, 1471 Pine Road, Ocala, FL 34472. He lives with his wife, Martha, in Silver Springs Shores. Call him at 352-687-4240 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. The church web site is www.whatafellowship.com. Tweet
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