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Posted by uffda on December 12, 2004 at 20:21:42 from (126.96.36.199):
> >A little boy wanted to meet God. He knew it was a
> >long trip to where God lived, so he packed his
> >suitcase with a bag of potato chips and a six-pack
> >of root beer and started his journey.
> >When he had gone about three blocks, he met an old
> >woman. She was sitting in the park, just staring at
> >some pigeons. The boy sat down next to her and
> >opened his suitcase. He was about to take a drink
> >from his root beer when he noticed that the old lady
> >looked hungry, so he offered her some chips. She
> >gratefully accepted it and smiled at him.
> >Her smile was so pretty that the boy wanted to see
> >it again, so he offered her a root beer. Again, she
> >smiled at him. The boy was delighted! They sat there
> >all afternoon eating and smiling, but they never
> >said a word.
> >As twilight approached, the boy realized how tired
> >he was and he got up to leave; but before he had
> >gone more than a few steps, he turned around, ran
> >back to the old woman, and gave her a hug. She gave
> >him her biggest smile ever.
> >When the boy opened the door to his own house a
> >short time later, his mother was surprised by the
> >look of joy on his face. She asked him, "What did
> >you do today that made you so happy?" He replied, "I
> >had lunch with God." But before his mother could
> >respond, he added, "You know what? She's got the
> >most beautiful smile I've ever seen!"
> >Meanwhile, the old woman, also radiant with joy,
> >returned to her home. Her son was stunned by the
> >look of peace on her face and he asked, "Mother,
> >what did you do today that made you so happy?" She
> >replied! "I ate potato chips in the park with God."
> >However, before her son responded, she added, "You
> >know, he's much younger than I expected."
> >Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a
> >smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest
> >compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of
> >which have the potential to turn a life around.
> >People come into our lives for a reason, a season,
> >or a lifetime! Embrace all equally!
> >Have lunch with God.......bring chips.
> >Send this to people who have touched your life in
> >a special way. Let them know how important they are.
> >I did!!!!
> >God still sits on the throne, the devil is a liar.
> >You may be going through a tough time right now but
> >God is getting ready to bless you in a way that only
> >He can. Keep the faith. My instructions were to pick
> >four people that I wanted God to bless, and I picked
> >Please pass this to at least four people you want
> >to be blessed and a copy back to me. This prayer is
> >powerful, and prayer is one of the best gifts we
> >receive. There is no cost but a lot of rewards.
> >Let's continue to pray for one another.
> >Here is the prayer:
> >Father, I ask You to bless my friends, relatives
> >and email buddies reading this right now. Show them
> >a new revelation of Your love and power. Holy
> >Spirit, I ask You to minister to their spirit at
> >this very moment. Where there is pain, give them
> >Your peace and mercy. Where there is self-doubt,
> >release a renewed confidence through Your grace.
> >Bless their homes, families, finances, their goings
> >and their comings. In Jesus' precious name, Amen.
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