Betty J. Akers, 73, of Pliny, passed away Wednesday, November 10, at the Teays Valley Center in Hurricane.
In war, there are lives risked and lives taken
Men and women giving their best to defend what they love
They defend their country
A fifth grade teacher in a Christian school asked her class to look at TV commercials and see if they could use them in some way to communicate ideas about God. Here are some of the results:
If God had a refrigerator, your picture would be on it.
If He had a wallet, your photo would be in it.
He sends you flowers every spring and a sunrise every morning.
You always hear the usual stories of pennies on the sidewalk being good luck, gifts from angels, etc. This is the first time I've ever heard this twist on the story.
There once was a little boy who had a bad temper.
There's an old sea story about a ship's Captain who inspected his sailors, and
afterward told the first mate that his men smelled bad.
"Hey mom! He yelled from the attic door,
'What's these old heavy boots and hard hat for?"
With a lump in her throat and a tear stained cheek,
After he arrived, he would ride the bus to visit nursing home. He discovered the driver gave him a quarter too much change. Considering what to do, he thought, "I'd better give it back.
He was just a little boy,
On a week’s first day.
Wandering home from Bible school,
And dawdling on the way.