The Mustard Seed

Best Friends

Once in a small farming town in Oklahoma, there lived a poor fourth grade boy named Andy who would follow this route to school everyday: He had to cross the rugged plains and a dangerous highway where vehicles recklessly drove to and fro. Once past this highway, the...

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Diverted Flight to Canada

If you wondered about all those flights that were in the middle of the great blue Atlantic Ocean on the morning of September 11th, here is an up-close-and-personal story written by a Delta Airlines flight attendant en route from Frankfurt to Atlanta. This was the...

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I Dreamed of Heaven

I dreamed of Heaven the other nightAnd pearly gates swung wide,Jesus with halo brightUshered me inside.And there to my astonishmentStood folks I judged and labeledAs quite unfit, of little worthAnd spiritually disabled.Indignant words rose to my lipsBut never were set...

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The Daffodil Principle

Several times my daughter had telephoned to say, "Mother, you must come see the daffodils before they are over.” I wanted to go, but it was a two-hour drive from Laguna to Lake Arrowhead. "I will come next Tuesday, "I promised, a little reluctantly, on her third...

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The Gift

His parents acquired the Bendix washer when John Claypool was a small boy. It happened during World War II. His family owned no washing machine and, since gasoline was rationed, they could ill afford trips to the laundry several miles away. Keeping clothes clean...

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GRACE: God’s Riches at Christ’s Expense

GRACE: God's Riches At Christ's Expense)I left work early so I could have some uninterrupted study time right before the final in my Youth Issues class. When I got to class, everybody was doing their last minute studying.The teacher came in and said he would review...

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