A father often read Bible stories to his young children, One day he read, “The man named Lot was warned to take his wife and flee out of the city, but his wife looked back and was turned to salt.” His son asked, “What happened to the flea?”
A couple had two little boys, ages 8 and 10, who were excessively mischievous. The two were always getting into trouble and their parents could be assured that if any mischief occurred in their town their two young sons were in some way involved.
Whenever a couple of young boys misbehaved, they were sent to their room to contemplate their actions. However, they were always secretly pleased because just outside their window stood an old fruit tree.
A preacher was invited to speak at a church revival in California. As he walked in, immediately his attention was drawn to a bright red and orange banner on the wall with a carefully stitched picture of a burning fire. Above the fire were the words, “Come Holy Spirit.”
A friend of mine took his small son with him to town one day to run some errands. When lunchtime arrived, the two of them went to a familiar diner for a sandwich. The father sat down on one of the stools at the counter and lifted the boy up to the seat beside him.