Truth

High school boys skip class and lie to their teacher (illustration)

Four high school boys agreed to skip class and go see a movie. Reporting to school the next day, they told the teacher that the car in which they had been riding had a flat tire. Much to their relief, the teacher smiled and said, “That’s OK. You missed a short test yesterday …

Harry Truman - Tells About a Man Who Hit His Head at Work (illustration)

Harry Truman enjoyed telling about the man who was hit on the head at work. The blow was so severe he was knocked unconscious for an extended period of time. His family, convinced he was dead, called the funeral home and asked the local undertaker to pick him up at the hospital, …

The Spiritual State of the American Public (illustration)

In a Barna research poll that was just completed recently, several troubling facts came to light about where the American public is intellectually and spiritually. The poll examined several different beliefs and found that, “most adults reject the notions of original sin, th …

Wanted Pastor to Say His Brother Was a Saint (illustration)

The story is told of two brothers who were rich but very wicked. Both lived a very wild life, using their wealth to cover up the dark side of their lives. They attended the same church and gave large sums to various church related projects. Suddenly one of the brothers died …

Zig Ziglar Invites a Friend to Church (illustration)

Zig Ziglar said that he invited a friend to go to church with him. The man answered, “Well, I’d like to go. But the church is so full of hypocrites.” Ziglar replied, “That’s okay. There’s always room for one more.” (Melvin Newland - Sermon Central)  …

The Farmer Who Buried a Busload of Politicians (illustration)

There was a busload of politicians driving down a country road, when all of a sudden, the bus ran off the road and crashed into a tree in an old farmer’s field. The old farmer, after seeing what happened, went over to investigate. He then proceeded to dig a hole and bury the pol …