Your Smile for the Day


A couple had two little boys, ages eight and ten, who were excessively mischievous. The two were always getting into trouble and their parents could be confident that if any mischief occurred in their town, their two young sons were involved in some capacity. The parents were at their wit’s end as to what to do about their sons’ behavior.

The parents had heard that a clergyman in town had been successful in disciplining children in the past, so they contacted him, and he agreed to give it his best shot. He asked to see the boys individually, so the eight-year-old was sent to meet with him first. The clergyman sat the boy down and asked him sternly, “Where is God?”

The boy made no response, so the clergyman repeated the question in an even sterner tone, “Where is God?”

Again the boy made no attempt to answer, so the clergyman raised his voice even more and shook his finger in the boy’s face, “WHERE IS GOD?”

At that, the boy bolted from the room, ran directly home, and slammed himself in his closet. His older brother followed him into the closet and said, “What happened?”

The younger brother replied, “We are in BIG trouble this time. God is missing and they think we did it!”

9 thoughts on “Your Smile for the Day

  1. Yep – that’s funny!


  2. Haha! This is way too funny, Sue! And a must share. I see that you have changed your blog a bit in design. It’s lovely. Blessings to you.


    • I cracked up laughing when I saw that and just had to share it. I’m glad you enjoyed it. It is funny and sounds about like some boys. Thank you, believe it or not that was a rose in my yard in December! I was able to get a picture with the water drops and couldn’t resist using it on the blog.

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      • Oh wow! It is lovely. I hope to plant some flowers and start a garden soon in my new back yard. I’ve wanted to do that for a long time. I believe I now have the chance.


  3. Anyone who knows me knows I love to play in the dirt. I’m so happy for you. Enjoy starting your gardens in the spring.


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