Stewardship

An annual check-up with the doctor. (illustration)

When you go to a doctor for your annual check-up, he or she will often begin to poke, prod, and press various places, all the while asking, “Does this hurt? How about this?” If you cry out in pain, one of two things has happened. Either the doctor has pushed too hard, w …

Where is your treasure? (illustration)

St Augustine wroteWhere your pleasure is, there is your treasure.Where your treasure is, there is your heart.Where you heart is, there is your happiness.(In Who Said That by George Sweeting) …

Rich Uncle Dies (illustration)

A man had a heart attack and was rushed to the hospital. He could receive little company and was to avoid excitement. While in the hospital a rich uncle died and left him a million dollars. His family wondered how to break the news to him with the least amount of excitement. It w …

Journey to the Mouth of Coppermine River (illustration)

In his book of sermons “The Living Faith,” Lloyd C. Douglas tells the story of Thomas Hearne, who, in his journey to the mouth of the Coppermine River, wrote that a few days after they had started on their expedition, a party of Indians stole most of their suppli …