- my father once told a story about a teacher in India who was the chief speaker at a large student gathering. After the event, a Hindu student came up to him and said: “Sir I like your talks, but I don’t like your bringing Christ into them. Why can’t you leave him out?” The speaker replied, “How can I leave Christ out? He is everything to me. Without him I could not have faced life and its difficulties. If I have to put up with persecution and ostracism and even physical violence at the hands of my people, it is because Christ is all in all to me. To ask me to leave Christ out is to ask me to stop breathing — for he is my life.”...
- ("A storeowner put up a sign 'Puppies for Sale'. A young boy asked, 'How much?' 'Fifty dollars,' the owner answered. 'Can I see them?' The owner whistled, and from the back of the store came mama with five balls of fur tagging along behind. One pup was lagging behind the others, and the boy noticed it was limping...")