|OLD RIFLE AND 3 BULLETS:
There once was a man who had nothing for his family to eat He
had an old rifle and three bullets. So, he decided that he
would go out hunting and kill some wild game for dinner.
As he went down the road, he saw a rabbit.
He shot at the rabbit and missed it. The rabbit ran away.
Then he saw a squirrel, fired a shot at the squirrel, and missed it.
The squirrel disappeared into a hole in a cottonwood tree.
As he went further, he saw a large wild "Tom" turkey in the
but he had only one bullet remaining.
A voice spoke to him and said, "Pray first, aim high and stay
However, at the same time, he saw a deer, which was a better kill.
He brought the gun down and aimed at the deer. But, then he saw a rattlesnake
between his legs about to bite him, so he naturally brought the gun
down further to shoot the rattlesnake.
Still, the voice said again to him, "I said 'Pray, Aim high and
So, the man decided to listen to Creators voice. He prayed, then aimed
the gun high up in the tree and shot the wild turkey. The bullet bounced
off the turkey and killed the deer. The handle fell off the gun, hit
the snake in the head and killed it.
When the gun had gone off, it knocked the man into a pond. When he
stood up to look around, he had fish in all his pockets, a dead deer
and a turkey to feed his family.
The snake (an evil spirit) was dead simply because the man listened
Moral of the story:
Pray first before you do anything,
Aim and shoot High in your goals,
Stay focused on Creator.
Never let others discourage you concerning your past.
The past is exactly that "the past."
Live every day one day at a time and remember that only Creator knows
our future and that he will not put you through any more than you can
Do not look to man for your Blessings, but look to Creator only.
He has prepared in advance for you in your favor.
Wait, be still and patient
Keep Creator first and everything else will