Category Archives: A Merry Heart

A little bit of humor brightens any day, plus, the Bible tells us that “A merry heart does good, like medicine, But a broken spirit dries the bones.” – Proverbs 17:22

Kids In Church

With everything bad going on in the world, we need to remember that our Lord tells us to occupy until He returns. We don’t give up, we don’t go and live in caves and separate ourselves from the world. With … Continue reading

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Bible Confusion (Humor)

The little girl was sitting with her grandmother, who had presented her with her first little children’s Bible, in an easy-to-read translation, when she was very young. Now, a decade or so later, the elderly lady was ready to spend … Continue reading

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Sunday Bulletin Boo-Boos

Don’t forget to read your Sunday Church bulletins; sometimes they can provide you with a very worthwhile laugh! 1. Don’t let worry kill you—let the church help. 2. Thursday night—Potluck supper. Prayer and medication to follow. 3. Remember in prayer … Continue reading

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Life in the Headlines

I wasn’t sure whether to put this in “A Merry Heart” or “Food For Thought” but those of you who don’t find it even slightly humorous can contemplate and debate it and those who don’t find it worth thinking about … Continue reading

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Men and Women

Maybe you’ve heard this brilliant expose on the differences of men and women before. You be the judge! God made men and women to complement each other with the unique traits each were given. “Women” Women have strengths that amaze … Continue reading

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More From the Mouth of Babes

GOING UNDER A friend of mine took her 4-year-old daughter to a baptismal service at her church. Later that night, her daughter took all of her dolls into the bathtub with her and held her own “baptism.” As she dunked … Continue reading

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Out of the Mouth of Babes

BYE, BYE BIRDIE I was at the beach with my 4-year-old son, Pauly, when we discovered a dead seagull lying in the sand. “Mommy, what happened to him?” Pauly asked. “He died and went to heaven,” I told him. Pauly … Continue reading

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For the Love of Our Kids

GROWING UP On my son Luke’s sixth birthday I asked him how he felt. Holding up six outstretched fingers, he replied in all seriousness, “I can’t believe I’ve used up a whole hand already.” ASKING GOD FOR FORGIVENESS We had … Continue reading

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