Saturday, July 14, 2007
A man walking along a California beach was deep in prayer.
Suddenly the sky clouded above his head and, in a booming voice, the Lord
said, 'Because you have TRIED to be faithful to me in all ways, I
will grant you one wish.' The man said, 'Build a bridge to Hawaii so I can
drive over anytime I want. 'The Lord said, 'Your request is very
Think of the enormous challenges for that kind of undertaking. The supports
reach the bottom of the Pacific! The concrete and steel it would take!
nearly exhaust several natural resources.
I can do it, but it is hard for me to justify your desire for worldly
Take a little more time and think of something that would honor and glorify
The man thought about it for a long time. Finally he said, 'Lord, I wish
that I could understand my wife. I want to know how she feels inside, what
she's thinking when she gives me the silent treatment, why she cries, what
She means when she says nothing's wrong, and how I can make a woman truly
The Lord replied, 'You want 2 lanes or 4 lanes on that bridge?'
Posted by pearly at 11:27 pm