Missing Boy Found Safe with Tall Tale

The following view is from the time before Casey Hathaway was found safe.

A missing 3-year-old boy who was found alive after enduring two days of heavy rain and freezing temperatures says it was a bear who kept him safe and warm.
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Life Worth Living


A very young boy… crippled since birth… was hurrying to catch a bus. Carrying gifts under his arm, he was struggling with his crutches. Suddenly, a man bumped into him, knocking his packages in all directions.

The man then paused and scolded the young lad for getting in his way. Another gentleman, seeing the youngster’s distress, quickly picked up the scattered gifts and slipped a 10 dollar bill into his pocket, saying, “I’m sorry! I hope this makes up for your trouble.”

The boy couldn’t remember being shown such kindness, called after him, “Mister, thank you! Sir, are you Jesus?” – – “No,” replied the man, “but I am one of His followers.”

Belated Father’s Day Thought

Belated Father’s Day Thought

I think a father’s job, when it’s done best, is to get down on both knees, lean over his children’s lives, and whisper, ‘Where do you want to go?’

Every day God invites us on the same kind of adventure. It’s not a trip where He sends us a rigid itinerary, He simply invites us.

God asks what it is He’s made us to love, what it is that captures our attention, what feeds that deep indescribable need of our souls to experience the richness of the world He made.

And then, leaning over us, He whispers, ‘Let’s go do THAT together.”

~ Bob Goff

I’ve Tried Everything

imageA little boy was trying to move a huge rock. He pulled and pushed, and tried to move it with leverage from a board. All to no avail.

His dad asked him, “Son, have you used all your resources?” The son answered, “Yes, Dad. I’ve tried everything and I can’t make it move.”

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