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!
The new office computer system was down as much as it was working. Cathy decided to stay late one evening to catch up on the work that had accumulated. On her way home, a police officer stopped her for speeding.
“What a perfect end to an awful day!” she exclaimed. “Our computer is up, then down — up, then down. I stay late to catch up, and now this!”
The officer was unaffected by Cathy’s griping and he went to his car to prepare a citation.
After what seemed an eternity, he returned with her license and registration. As he handed them to her, he smiled and said, “Our computer is down.”
And now for the bonus …
Did you hear about the new book out called United States of America?
It has contributions by Ken Tuckey, Minnie Sowta, Ida Hoe, Harry Zoner, Della Ware, Al Abammer, U Tarr, Tex Hass, Miss Soury, Miss Sissippy, D Troit, Flo Ridder, George Jurr, I Ower, Carol Lyner, Mick Cheegan, Indy Hannah, Mary Lande, Cally Fornia and Al Aska.
THOUGHT TO REMEMBER: There is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good humor. — Charles Dickens