Short Stories & Reflections: 70+


  • A Letter From Heaven To my dearest family, some things I’d like to say to you.But first of all, to let you know, I arrived here safely, today.I’m writing this from heaven, here I dwell with God above.Here, there are no more tears of sadness, here is just eternal love.Please do not be unhappy, just because I’m out of ...
  • A Man Named Jim A minister, passing through his church in the middle of the day, decided to pause by the altar and see who had come to pray.Just then the back door opened, a man came down the aisle, the minister frowned as he saw the man hadn’t shaved in a while.His shirt was kinda shabby and his ...
  • A Mother’s Love Nothing’s ever a botherEven though she’s done inAfter all she’s a motherAnd her child’s just come in.It’s dinner and hugsAnd a listening earDespite her wearinessShe delights in your cheer.As you natter on‘bout all that you’ve doneShe sits and smiles –So proud of her son.When you get readyTo turn in for the nightYou still hear her ...
  • A Mother’s Occupation A woman named Emily, renewing her driver’s licence at the Transport office, was asked by the clerk to state her occupation. She hesitated, uncertain how to classify herself. “What I mean is,” explained the clerk, “do you have a job, or are you just a …? “Of course I have a job,” snapped Emily. “I’m ...
  • A Question of Faith in God “Let me explain the problem science has with Jesus Christ.”The Atheist Professor of Philosophy paused before his class. He then asked one of his new students to stand. “You’re a Christian, aren’t you, son?” “Yes sir,” the student says. “So you believe in God?” “Absolutely.” “Is God good?” “Sure! God’s good, and I will Keep ...
  • Am I A Fireman Yet? In Phoenix, Arizona, a 26-year-old mother stared lovingly at her son. He was six years old but dying, of terminal leukemia. Although her heart was filled with sadness, she was determined to remain strong. Like any parent, she had wanted her son to grow up and fulfill his lifetime dreams.Sadly, that no longer seemed possible; the ...
  • Amazing Grace “Amazing Grace, how sweet the sound that saved a wretch like me…” John Newton wrote those famous words, as he reflected on the day he was aboard his ship off the coast of Donegal, Ireland. It was being battered by a severe storm, there was a hole in its side and it was sinking rapidly ...
  • An Afternoon In The Park The little boy wanted to meet God.He knew it was a long trip to where God lived, so he packed his backpack with Twinkies and a six-pack of lemonade and he started his journey. When he had gone about three blocks, he met an old woman. She was sitting in the park just staring at ...
  • An Angel In Your Pocket I am a tiny angelI’m smaller than your thumb;I live in people’s pocketsThat’s where I have my fun.I don’t suppose you’ve seen me,I’m too tiny to detect;Though I’m with you all the time,I doubt we’ve ever met.Before I was an Angel…I was a fairy in a flower.God, Himself, hand-picked me,And gave me Angel power.Now God ...
  • Are You A Carrot, Egg Or Coffee Bean? A young woman went to her mother and told her about her life and how things were so hard for her. She did not know how she was going to make it and wanted to give up. She was tired of fighting and struggling.Her mother took her to the kitchen. She filled three pots with ...
  • Birthday Celebration With Me As you well know, we are getting closer to my birthday.Every year there is a celebration in my honor and I think that this year, the celebration will be repeated. During this time, there are many people shopping for gifts, there are many radio announcements, TV commercials, and in every part of the world everyone ...
  • Coffee Or Cup, Who Are You? A group of past University students, highly established in their careers, got together to visit their old University Professor. Their conversation soon turned to complaints about stress in work and life.Offering his guests coffee, the Professor went to the kitchen and returned with a large pot of coffee and an assortment of cups – porcelain, ...