Monday, May 14, 2007

Service

It's all in how you put it

----- One Sunday morning, the pastor noticed little Alex standing in the foyer of the church staring up at a large plaque. It was covered with names with small Canadian flags mounted on either side of it.

The seven year old had been staring at the plaque for sometime, so the pastor walked up, stood beside the little boy, and said quietly, "Good morning Alex.""Good morning Pastor," he replied, still focused on the plaque."Pastor, what is this?" he asked.

The pastor said, "Well, son, it's a memorial to all theyoung men and women who died in the service."Soberly, they just stood together, staring at the large plaque.


Finally, little Alex's voice, barely audible and trembling with fear, asked, "Which service, the 9:45 or the 11:15?"

Thanks Bob A.

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