FRECKLES

An older woman and her little grandson, whose face was sprinkled with bright freckles, spent the day at the zoo.  Lots of children were waiting in line to get their cheeks painted by a local artist who was decorating them with tiger paws.

“You’ve got so many freckles, there’s no place to paint!” a little girl in the line said to the little fella.  Embarrassed, the little boy dropped his head.

His grandmother knelt down next to him.  “I love your freckles.  When I was a little girl I always wanted freckles,” she said, while tracing her finger across the child’s cheek.  “Freckles are beautiful.”

The boy looked up, “Really?”

“Of course,” said the grandmother.  “Why just name me one thing that’s prettier than freckles.”

The little boy thought for a moment, peered intensely into his grandmother’s face, and softly whispered, “wrinkles.”

The Bible says, “A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in pictures of silver” (Pro. 25:11).

Think About It!

Have A Great Day!

Tom Moore

Park Heights church of Christ

P. O. Box 107

1300 East Boynton Street

Hamilton, Texas 76531

http://www.parkheightscoc.com

http://harrisandmoore.org

https://fromthepreacherspc.wordpress.com/

http://www.syfirst.org

“A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart and sings it back to you when you have forgotten how it goes.”

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About from the Preachers PC

Gospel Preacher for the Park Heights church of Christ in Hamilton, TX. I stand for and defend the truth of God's word. All other degrees and diplomas mean very little in comparison.
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