One of the misconceptions about being a Christian is non-Christians think we don’t know how to have fun or have a sense of humor. Trust me, if the Big Guy can have a sense of humor when it comes to dealing with us mere mortals, so can we.
The difference for Christians is we don’t have to debase ourselves or others to generate a smile. Laughter at life or ourselves is a gift from God.
So, let’s smile a little!
Young Johnny finished summer vacation and went back to school. Two days later his teacher phoned his mother to tell her Johnny was misbehaving.
“Wait a minute!” said Johnny’s mom. “I had him here for two months and I never once called YOU when he misbehaved!”
… and now for the bonus — appropriately for Labor Day
Quotable Labor Day Reflections
The reason why worry kills more people than work is that more people worry than work. (Robert Frost)
Hard work never killed anybody, but why take a chance? (Edgar Bergen)
Doing nothing is very hard to do. You never know when you’re finished. (Leslie Nielsen)
THOUGHT TO REMEMBER: Act, not react. Weakness reacts.