Stories

Living Water

Living Water

Joseph Anderson Donetti woke up. He lay still for a minute, watching the early morning summer sunshine pour through his bedroom window. It was going to be a hot day again. Then suddenly he remembered…

Cows, Cows, Cows

Cows, Cows, Cows

“I just love cows! Don’t you?” Joseph turned to look at her. “I don’t know. I never met one before,” he said.

Smoke Detectors and Jesus’ Return

Smoke Detectors and Jesus’ Return

Pastor Chuck looked at the congregation and smiled. “We have a very special feature this morning,” he said. “MacKenzie Evans, would you please come up here?” he asked.

Missing Mabel

Missing Mabel

Joseph Anderson Donetti opened his eyes. What was that noise? The morning sunshine poured in through the bedroom window. The soft summer air moved the curtains gently. Joseph sat up. He listened carefully. What was…

Shopping for the Homeless Man

Shopping for the Homeless Man

“Why is that man sitting on the ground with that sign?” Joseph asked, looking out the truck window. He peered at the black letters printed on the piece of cardboard the man held up.

Wearing God’s Name

Wearing God’s Name

Pastor Chuck looked around at the class. “I see we have a visitor this morning,” he said. “Trevor, is that a friend of yours? Would you like to introduce him?”

Mac’s Perfect Idea

Mac’s Perfect Idea

She loved springtime! She wondered if she should lie in bed for a while longer just because she didn’t have to go to school, or whether she should get up right away because there were…

G-r-r-r-r-r

G-r-r-r-r-r

 Hannah Maria Estevez saw the UPS truck turn into the driveway and stop. “Mama! The package man is here!” she called excitedly. Hannah hurried to open the front door. She had a pretty good idea…

Trevor’s Most Important Decision

Trevor’s Most Important Decision

 Trevor Paul Monroe stared out the big window in the living room. He stood so close to the window that his breath fogged up the glass, so he moved a little farther to the right.…