Inspirational stories Archive

Hospital Window

Two men, both seriously ill, occupied the same hospital room. One man was allowed to sit up in his bed for an hour each afternoon to help drain the fluid from his lungs. His bed was next to the room’s only window. The …

As You Sow So Shall You Reap

A HUMAN MIND is like a Farmer’s Land   Suppose a farmer has some land, and it’s good, fertile land. The land gives the farmer a choice. He may plant in that land whatever he chooses. The land is not concerned about this. …

Anger and Love – Emotional Mistake

While a man was polishing his new car, his 6 yr old son picked up a stone and scratched lines on the side of the car. In anger, the man took the child’s hand and hit it many times; not realizing he was …

Father's Love

An 80 year old man was sitting on the sofa in his house along with his 45 year’s old highly educated son. Suddenly a crow perched on their window. The Father asked his Son, “What is this?” The Son replied “It is a …

A Call

By Grace MacGowan Cooke (1863- ) A boy in an unnaturally clean, country-laundered collar walked down a long white road. He scuffed the dust up wantonly, for he wished to veil the all-too-brilliant polish of his cowhide shoes. Also the memory of …

How Poor We Are?

One day, a rich dad took his son on a trip. Wanted to show him how poor someone can be. They spent time on the farm of a poor family. On the way home, dad asked, “Did you see how poor they are? …

Granddad’s Dog Rex

Value: Be yoursel We always suspected Granddad was unusual. There always was a bit of a mystery about his past. But when we got on his lap and he told us about things that happened when he was a little boy, well, somehow …

The Gossip Gremlin

Value: Gossip “Happy birthday, Princess!!!!” Mom and Dad presented the large box to 12-year-old Courtney with such great pride. “What is it, what is it, Daddy?” Courtney squealed with excitement. Courtney tore through the paper, very aware that the box had holes poked in the top. “Is …