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"Thought For The Day" is an e-mail sent out once a week with a devotional thought which uses jokes and stories (mostly humorous, but not always) along with God's Word to uplift you, encourage you, and challenge you in your Christians walk.

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In the book "The Hobbit" by JRR Tolkein, Bilbo Baggins meets Gollum for the first time. Bilbo is lost and needs to find his way out of Gollum's cave. Gollum will show him the way out if he can answer a riddle.  The riddle is this..... (click here to read the rest)

Devotional Thoughts by Alan Smith

Combining humor with God's Word


Suppose we raised our children with guidelines patterned after the Old Testament law.  Instructions regarding where they can eat and where they can't might sound something like this..... (click here to read the rest)


I heard a story about a husband who came home drunk late one night and snuck up the stairs quietly to avoid waking his wife.  He looked in the bathroom mirror and bandaged the bumps and bruises he'd received in a fight earlier that night.  He then proceeded to climb into bed, smiling at the thought that he'd pulled one over on his wife...... (click here to read the rest)