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Devotional Thoughts by Alan Smith


I heard about a student named Steve Winger from Lubbock, TX who was taking a difficult class in Logic.  Both the course and the teacher were known for demanding exams.  The final exam was looming, and the professor mercifully told the class that each student would be permitted to bring in..... (click here to read the rest)


The story is told of two small county judges both got arrested for speeding on the same day.  Rather than call the state Supreme Court for a visiting judge, each agreed to hear the other's case.  The first judge took the bench while the second stood at the defendant's table and admitted his guilt..... (click here to read the rest)

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Dr. Harry Emerson Fosdick tells a story from his childhood days.  His father had said to his mother, upon leaving the house one Saturday in the morning hours: "Tell Harry that he can cut the grass today, if he feels like it."  Then, halfway down the walk, his father turned once more to add..... (click here to read the rest)

Combining humor with God's Word