Wednesday, April 14, 2010

~ ~IT COULD BE CHRIST~ ~

I found this among some of my Mom’s stuff, as she loved poetry and little stories that touched into ones heart and tugged at the strings as the Lord speaks to us in so many ways. I have always enjoyed poetry and prose through the years. As I grew as a child and my mom read or recited from the volumes of great poets. My mind would explore the story behind the story. I guess that you could say that this is where I got my love for writing and reading these little ole pieces of paper from that vast collection in the big envelope I received when she was gone.

IT COULD BE CHRIST - -

I slept, I dreamed, I seemed to climb a hard ascending track.

And just behind me labored on whose face was black.

I pitied him, but hour by hour he gained upon my path,

he stood beside me, stood upright, and then I turned in wrath.

"Go back," I cried, "what right have you to stand beside me here?" - - -

I paused, struck dumb with fear,

For Lo!

The back man was not there - - -

But Christ stood in his place!

And, Oh, the pain, the pain, the pain,

That looked from that Dear Face!

~~~~ Author Unknown.

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3 Bullets

There once was a man who had nothing for his family to eat. He had an old rifle and three bullets.

So, he decided that he would go out hunting and kill some wild game for dinner.

As he went down the road, he saw a rabbit. He shot at the rabbit and missed it. The rabbit ran away.

Then he saw a squirrel and fired a shot at the squirrel, but missed it. The squirrel disappeared into a hole in a cottonwood treel.

As he went further, he saw a large, wild "Tom" turkey in the tree, but he had only one bullet remaining.

A voice spoke to him and said, "Pray first, aim high, and stay focused."

However, at the same time he saw a deer which was a better kill.

He brought the gun down and aimed at the deer. But, then he saw a rattlesnake between his legs, about to bite him, so he naturally brought the gun down further to shoot the rattlesnake.

Still, the voice said again to him, "I said, 'Pray, Aim high, and Stay focused."

So, the man decided to listen to God's voice.

He prayed, then aimed the gun high up in the tree, and shot the wild turkey.

The bullet bounced off the turkey and killed the deer.

The handle fell off the gun, hit the snake in the head, and killed it. And, when the gun had gone off, it knocked him into a pond.

When he stood up to look around, he had fish in all his pockets, a dead deer, and a turkey for his family to eat.

The snake, (Satan), was dead simply because the man listened to God.

Moral of the story:
Pray first before you do anything, aim and shoot high in your goals, and stay focused on God.

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~ HE IS THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD ~

Jesus, is our life, our Hope and Our Lord and Savior.
In Him do I trust. W/O Him I am lost and wondering around on this globe of existence without any life in me. W/Him, there is life, with Him there is Hope, with Him there is a place for me in heaven one day.

JESUS IS OUR LIGHT

JESUS IS OUR LIGHT
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JESUS IS THE ANSWER

"Our only Hope of Heaven".
He is the bright and morning star, the lily of the valley
our redeemer and forever friend.