I received this in an email this week and thought it worth sharing. Thanks Pickering Family for sharing this with me.
He was just a little boy,
On a week’s first day.
Wandering home from Bible school, And dawdling on the way.
He scuffed his shoes into the grass; He even found a caterpillar. He found a fluffy milkweed pod, And blew out all the ‘filler.’
A bird’s nest in a tree overhead, So wisely placed up so high.. Was just another wonder, That caught his eager eye.
A neighbor watched his zigzag course, And hailed him from the lawn;
Asked him where he’d been that day And what was going on.
‘I’ve been to Bible School ,’
He said and turned a piece of sod. He picked up a wiggly worm replying, ‘I’ve learned a lot about God.’
‘M’m, very fine way,’ the neighbor said, ‘for a boy to spend his time.’
‘If you’ll tell me where God is, I’ll give you a brand new dime.’
Quick as a flash the answer came! Nor were his accents faint. ‘I’ll
give you a dollar, Mister, If you can tell me where God ain’t.’
Have a great day
Life without God is like an unsharpened pencil – it has no