What The Cross Was Supposed to Be

The cross was supposed to be the bringer of sadness, But Christ used it to bring eternal joy (1 Peter 1:8-9).   The cross was supposed to be the displayer of shame, Yet it only showcased Christ’s glory (John 12:23ff).   The cross was supposed to be the place of dishonor, But it instead brought…

The (Very) Expired License Plates

A police officer pulled over a Louisiana driver. He had expired plates. We’re not talking by a couple of months. We’re not even talking about a couple of years. These were plates that had expired back in 1997! When questioned about these very expired plates, the driver responded, “Sorry, officer. I’ve been busy lately and…

Off Key

Before becoming a famous landscape photographer, Ansel Adams displayed real talent on the piano.  At an esteemed party, Adams began playing Chopin’s F Major Nocturne. Unfortunately, he just couldn’t seem to get himself on key.  He said, “In some strange way my right had started off in F-sharp major while my left had behaved well in…