The Hero

Who is a hero in this life? It’s one who delivers others from strife. It’s a person who may not have a strong physique, But uses what he has to defend the weak. A hero is one who is selfless, And whose compassion for others is endless. A hero stands up for what is right,…

Stressed Out

Henry Moorhouse, a preacher back in the 1800s, was feeling extremely stressed and very loaded down with the troubles and pressures that came through his ministry.  One day he came home and was greeted by his young daughter, Minnie, whose legs were paralyzed.  He was about to carry a package from the mail upstairs when…

Hit Him Again Lord!

An old church building was in horrendous shape.  It needed so many repairs the preacher decided to make a passionate appeal to the congregation for help.  During the lesson the preacher often looked directly at the richest man in the congregation.  At then end of the lesson, the rich man stood up and said, “Preacher,…

The Standing Ovation

Applause.  Compliments.  Cheers.  Praise.  The standing ovation.  These all feel really, really good.  In our spotlight driven society, some will do whatever it takes to get all eyes focused on them.  Just a brief glance at YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter reveals people who are groping for attention.  Much of this process is trivial, except…