We love stories! They can teach us, convey a message, inspire, and motivate.

They are among the oldest forms of human communication and for centuries the only form of communication that passed wisdom from generation to generation, including Sacred Scriptures. The stories collected here are from multiple sources and adapted so they are not too long for your busy schedule. We hope you enjoy and benefit from them - finding meaning that applies to your life.


Don't Worry Too Much

May 2023

5-year old Johnny was in the kitchen as his mother made supper. She asked him to go into the pantry and get her a can of tomato soup, but he didn't want to go in alone.
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Disagree Without Being Disagreeable

Apr 2023

A married couple was celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. At the party everybody wanted to know how they managed to stay married so long in this day and age.

A Matter of Perspective

Mar 2023

Sometimes our initial view holds us back from new discoveries, and a mere change in perspective rewards us with possibilities.

Opening Our Eyes and Hearts

Feb 2023

One foggy night in London, many years ago, a ragged, unkempt man shuffled into a little music shop. Clutched under the man's arm was a violin.

Spoons Too Long

Jan 2023

Saint Peter gives the man a pass to heaven, but he has a request. He would like to see the hell...
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